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Upshur County
French Creek Pond

  Lake  French Creek Pond 

  Acres  2 

  Directions  French Creek Pond is a 2-acre lake located in Upshur County, 11 miles south of Buckhannon on WV Route 20. This impoundment is part of the 329-acre West Virginia State Wildlife Center. 

  Description  The pond was built in the late 1920ís with a maximum depth of 8 feet and an average depth of 4 feet. Camping, night fishing, the use of live minnows for bait, and boats are prohibited. Picnic facilities are available. 

  Fishery  French Creek Pond is stocked with trout once February and bi-weekly March through May. Bluegill, green sunfish, largemouth bass, and channel catfish provide fair fishing through the summer months. 

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  No boating allowed 

  Camping  No camping allowed 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once in February and once every two weeks from March through May 

  Fall Trout  Does not receive Fall trout stocking 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may not be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing is not allowed 

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