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Lakes

Marion County
Big Run Lake

 
  Lake  Big Run Lake 

  Acres  7 

  Directions  Big Run Lake is a 7-acre impoundment located 7 miles northwest of Mannington in Marion County. It is accessible from Mannington by U. S. Route 250 and County Route 250/4. 

  Description  The lake was constructed in1975 with a maximum depth of 23 feet and an average depth of 9 feet. A gravel access road extends to the upper end of the lake from Route 250/4, which is suitable for car-top boats. Electric motors only and use of live minnows as bait are permitted. A path around two-thirds of the lake provides bank fishing access. Swimming and camping are prohibited. 

  Fishery  Big Run Lake is stocked with trout once during April. The warmwater fishery consists of sunfish, largemouth bass, channel catfish, and northern pike. Largemouth bass fishing is best April through June and October through November. Surface plugs and rubber worms are the best lures. 

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  Electric motors only 

  Camping  No camping allowed 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once in April 

  Fall Trout  Does not receive Fall trout stocking 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing is allowed 

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