Beech Fork Lake

Current Temperature:
59°

Est Water Temperature:
72° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.11 (High)

Wind Speed:
South at 05 Knots (6 MPH)

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Beech Fork Lake
National Pro Reports

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2014-07-11
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West Virginia Reports

Beech Fork Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Beech Fork 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 Beech Fork 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!

Beech Fork Lake is near the community of Lavalette, Wayne County, West Virginia, approximately 10 miles south of Huntington. The lake has a summer pool surface area of 720 acres and a 10 horsepower limit on boat engines. Motors with greater than 10 horsepower must have the propeller removed. Use Fees are required at the Marina Launch Ramp ($3.00 per launch) and Stowers Branch Swim Beach ($1.00 per person over age 12, $4.00 per carload maximum).

The Beech Fork Fishery is a shared responsibility. The Department of Natural Resources and the Corps manage the fisheries program by habitat improvement and an aquatic vegetation program which benefits all fish species. The Department of Natural Resources has stocked the lake with Saugeye fry, channel catfish, largemouth bass, black crappie, and hybrid bass. West Virginia fishing licenses are required. [Beech Fork Lake. www.nwk.usace.army.mil, 02/07/2008]
State:
West Virginia

County:
Cabell

Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir

Surface Area (acres):
720

Lake Management:
State Park

Latitude:
38.296936

Longitude:
-82.387504

Water Clarity:


Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
15

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:


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Beech Fork Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.6/5
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Beech Fork Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Saturday night i caught a 17'5' 3lb large mouth using a Berkely 4" Camo power worm,fishing from the bank toward the boat in 8.5' of water,for a total of 2 in a short period of time,just wanted to pass that on.
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
72 degrees in in the largemouth bass prime water temperature range and fishing should be good right now. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the largemouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day. This is a great time of year to be on the water.
Beech Fork Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   2.6/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass are generally their most active at 72. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the smallmouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Beech Fork Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Crappie Rating:
   4/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie prefer this water temperature and will be actively feeding and staying in solid patterns. Baitfish are more active and schooling in all parts of the lake in this water temperature.
Beech Fork Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Walleye Rating:
   2.4/5
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
This is the water temperature of choice for walleye. They are feeding well and moving in patterns that should be fairly easy to pick up and capitalize on today. Baitfish are not at the peak of activity but they will be in good supply in the deeper water. The lake is really turning on this time of year and the fish should be biting well.
Beech Fork Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Catfish Rating:
   4.3/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The entire catfish family is very active and actively feeding in this water temperature. All catfish including blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish will be looking for their next meal. Itís perfect time to get on the water and fill the freezer. Good luck out there.
Beech Fork Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   4/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
In the 72 degrees range, spotted bass are generally their most active at this water temperature. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the spotted bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Beech Fork Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Beech Fork Lake White Bass Rating:
   3.8/5
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Beech Fork Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Beech Fork Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   3.8/5
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Beech Fork Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
06:35 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:36 EST







Beech Fork Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.wvdnr.gov/fishing/fishing.sht...  

State Fishing Licensee
https://www.wvhunt.com/wizard/hflw000.as...  

State Parks
http://www.wvstateparks.com/  

State Fishing Information
http://www.wvdnr.gov/fishing/PDFFiles/20...  

State Fishing Records
http://www.wvdnr.gov/fishing/Records.sht...