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Harrison County
Dog Run Lake

 
  Lake  Dog Run Lake 

  Acres  15 

  Directions  Dog Run Lake is a 22-acre impoundment located 12 miles west of Clarksburg in Harrison County. It is accessible from Clarksburg by U. S. Route 50 west to the Dog Run exit, then northwest 0.5 miles. 

  Description  The lake was built in 1970 with a maximum depth of 42 feet and an average depth of 17 feet. A gravel boat ramp, toilets and picnic area are available. Camping, swimming, night fishing and hunting are prohibited. Electric motors only are allowed. A path around two-thirds of the lake provides bank fishing access. 

  Fishery  Dog Run Lake provides a good fishery for trout during the spring months. Trout are stocked monthly February through May. The warmwater fishery consists of largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, northern pike, and channel catfish. Several lunker largemouth bass are caught during the period from March through May on spinner baits and jigs.  

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  Electric motors only 

  Camping  No camping allowed 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once each month February through May 

  Fall Trout  Does not receive Fall trout stocking 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing is not allowed 

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