Atwood Lake

Current Temperature:

Est Water Temperature:
62° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.99 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
North-West at 03 Knots (3 MPH)

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Atwood Lake
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
This report is for the last couple weeks on Old Hickory. Fishing over the first half of the period remained pretty tough overall. With the cold front we had at the end of last week, the fishing has pi... [more]

-Ian Huey

Keystone Lake, OK
Keystone Striper fishing is good and getting better each day. Early morning and late afternoon finds fish actively feeding in very shallow water. At those times we\'re using top water or small swim b... [more]

-Steve Carroll

Ohio Reports

Atwood Lake General Information
Welcome to Atwood Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Vital fishing information for Atwood Lake, including mean water temperature and moon phase. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!

Bicycles are permitted on the state highways, and bicycle trails are located within the MWCD park. A Public Launch ramp for the boating enthusiasts and fishermen is available near the Atwood Lake Dam year round. Camping at Atwood Lake is available through MWCD @ (330)-343-6780 or visit their website @ Federal Recreation passes such as Golden Age, Golden Access, or America the Beautiful National Park and Federal Recreation Lands Access Passes are not honored at MWCD facilities, but anyone over the age of 60 or those who have a Golden Buckeye Card receive a 10% discount. Directions to Atwood Lake is approximately 10 miles east of I-77. At I-77 take Exit 93 which is the Bolivar/Zoar State Route 212 Exit. Take State Route 212 east until you cross Atwood Dam. See Map. Fishing is permitted at the Atwood Lake Day Use Area and below the dam. Atwood Lake is located on the Indian Fork of the Conotton Creek, 4 miles southeast of New Cumberland, Ohio, and 18 miles east of Dover, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County, on State Route 212. Atwood Lake was constructed primarily for flood control, recreation, fish and wildlife management. The Atwood Dam is a rolled earth fill with impervious core, 65 feet high, 3,700 feet long, with a top width of 30 feet, and a base width of 360 feet. The recreation facilities at Atwood Lake are administered by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy. For tours of Atwood Dam, Intake Structure, and Flood Control Facilities contact the Project Supervisor @ (330)-343-5611. Restrooms are provided at the Atwood Lake Day Use Area on a seasonal basis (April October). [Atwood Lake., 02/16/2008]


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Atwood Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

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Atwood Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

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Atwood Lake Crappie Fishing

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Atwood Lake Walleye Fishing

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- No walleye in this lake, just saugeye. Hoping to hit some tonight with minnows
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Atwood Lake Catfish Fishing

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Atwood Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

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Atwood Lake White Bass Fishing

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Atwood Lake Striped Bass Fishing

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Atwood Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
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The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be another full moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.
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