Fishing Activity changes do to Covid 19. The entrance Gate will be open during the day to accommodate public fishing at Buck Run (Dickeys Run). PLEASE PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING! special rules will apply.
Fun Fishing in the Lake will be closed starting March 6th and until further notice.
Pre-season trout stocking for the first day of trout season. Waters include: Blacks Woods, Marks and Licking Creek (Mercersburg road...route 416 just past Shimpstown road.) and Buck Run (Dickeys Run)
Opening Day Buck Run (Dickeys) sections 1 and 2
Little Cove Creek
West Branch Conoco. Creek at Men of the Mountain and Ft. Loudon Legion
West Branch Conoco. Cr. at Metal and Rosenberry's
West Branch Conoco. Cr. at Sweet water road and twin bridges
Fort Loudon fort site and Fort loudon bridge
* Week of dates, Stocking might not be occurring on the exact dates listed above and due to covid 19 these stocking times are subject to change
For MSA Members who purchase a current year Lake fishing badge. These badges are $15.00 for an adult and $5.00 for junior members. The Rodeo Event fishing fee is $5.00 per Rodeo. You must have a current year fishing badge to fish at the lake at all times. No fun fishing is allowed when the (Lake Closed Sign) is displayed. No fun fishing when the air temperature is above 75 degrees.
LAKE RODEO DATES
March 20th 8:00 to 2:00
March 27th 8:00 to 2:00
April 11th 8:00 to 2:00
April 25th 8:00 to 2:00
May 8th 5:00 to 11:00
May 22nd 5:00 to 11:00
*ATTENTION! We will be practicing social distancing and other measures at this and future events. The Fish Committee will be making eight foot spaces for fishing locations around the entire lake. Junior members can fish with their parents etc. either beside them or at a marked space. Please have a mask with you in case you are close to someone or so that you can be at the badge or snack shacks. Gloves are optional but probably a good thing to have along with you. The workers will be wearing masks and gloves to help stop the spread.
Youth Fishing Rodeos
MSA Youth Rodeos, for Jr. MSA members only! ages 6-17
Events held in the stream All MSA youth please have your membership cards with you. Only one rod per youth please.
May 16th 8:00am to 12:00pm
June 13th 8:00am to 12:00pm
July 11th 8:00am to 12:00pm
Public Youth Rodeo, ages 6-16
Saturday June 5th 8:00 until 12:00pm