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Youghiogheny River Lake In Pennsylvania

Youghiogheny River Lake, Pennsylvania

Boating, camping and fishing.

At 16 miles long and covering 2,800 acres, Youghiogheny River Lake is a multi-use lake for boating, water sports and fishing. At times the lake levels may fluctuate drastically as this is a flood control reservoir. When water levels are sufficiently high, boat launches and a marina serve the lake. Camping and RV spaces are available just minutes from the lake. Yough Lake has a nice variety of fish species to pursue. Bass, walleye, crappie, hybrid stripers, catfish, muskie, chain pickerel, northern pike and sunfish all reside in this reservoir.

Area Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Restaurant: YES


Yough Lake Campground - 800 472-3846

Outflow Camping Area - 814 395-3242

Yough Lake Map


Fish species found in Youghiogheny River Lake include largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch, hybrid striped bass, chain pickerel, muskie and northern pike.

Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye Bluegill Pumpkinseed Rock Bass Yellow Perch Striped bass Hybrid Striped Bass Chain pickerel Muskie Northern pike

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Local Contact Information

Corps: Youghiogheny River Lake
497 Flanigan Road
Confluence, PA 15424
814 395-3242

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