Southwest Pennsylvania Fishing Report – February 12th, 2016
Brady’s Run Lake (Beaver County) — Ice anglers were catching trout on paste bait. Panfish, mostly small bluegills, were biting on jigs tipped with waxworms.
Highpoint Lake (Somerset County) — Ice anglers caught northern pike, chain pickerel, largemouth bass, and yellow perch on this mountaintop fishery through late January.
Quemahoning Reservoir (Somerset County) — Northern pike were hitting smelt during open-water conditions.
Youghiogheny River (Somerset County) — Trout were hitting live bait, streamers, and artificials in the tailrace as conditions allowed. Rainbows were hitting more than brown trout.