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Lake Gaston In Virginia

Lake Gaston, Virginia

Boating, camping and fishing.

This popular boating lake, Lake Gaston is a 20,000-acre lake on the southern border of the state, at Gasburg, VA. Boat docks, creek channels and areas with aquatic vegetation are the primary targets for locating fish. Well known for big blue catfish, the lake also has nice schools of bass, crappie, walleye, stripers, white bass and chain pickerel. And there's 350 miles of shoreline for fishing enthusiasts to explore. Some VA fishing guides offer catfish, bass and striper guide trips on Lake Gaston. Catch a bunch of fish for a fish fry, or go in search of monster catfish, either way this is a great destination for anglers.

Area Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES


Lake Gaston Americamps Campground - 434 636-2668

Lake Gaston Lodges Campground - 434 577-3007

Lake Gaston Resort Campground - 866 553-6882

Lake Gaston Map


Fish species found in Lake Gaston include largemouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, white bass, striped bass and chain pickerel.

Largemouth bass Channel catfish Blue catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye Bluegill White Bass Striped bass Chain pickerel

Click here for a VA Fishing License.

Local Contact Information

Holly Grove Marina
8826 Hwy 903
Bracey, VA 23919
434 636-3455

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