Dayton (OH) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Dayton (OH)

Bream/Bluegill,  Catfish,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Brook Trout,  Brown Trout,  Rock Bass,  Smallmouth Bass,  Perch,   and 4 more

Dayton (OH) Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 75   Rivers/Streams: 1,372   Reservoirs: 278   Others: 225   All: 1,950

Dayton Fishing Reports

  "Trout are being taken on Mepps spinners and roostertails on spinning..." Mad River

Dayton (OH) Fishing Spots

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Dayton (OH) Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Ohio Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

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For those interested in fishing Dayton's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Island Park Dam, Mad River and Wolf Creek. Whether you're fishing for Smallmouth Bass, Muskie or Pumpkinseed Sunfish, or one of the other fish found near Dayton, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spin casting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot near Dayton in state. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, records for a location, photos, videos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and much more.

Dayton can be found in the great state of Ohio. More specifically, it can be found at 39.7589492797852 and -84.1916046142578. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.