Fairfax County (VA) Fishing Reports, Times, Licenses, and Shops

Fish Species Found in Fairfax County Area

Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Catfish,  Crappie,  Rainbow Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Perch,  Carp,  Sunfish,   and 16 more

Bodies of Water in Fairfax County Area

3 Lakes

90 Rivers and Streams

27 Reservoirs

27 other

Fairfax County Fishing Reports

  "Caught two bass in mid-June using lures at the north end of the lake from..." Woodglen Lake

  "Awesome fishing at Stave Run..." Stave Run

  "A very underrated area for fishing in the area. Houses plenty of bass that..." Little Difficult Run

Fairfax County (VA) Fishing Spots

Angelico Branch 3.6 miles
Bear Branch 3.4 miles
Bryan Branch 4.8 miles
Bullneck Run 4.5 miles
Calico Rapids 4.8 miles
Colvin Run 4.8 miles
Crook Branch 4.3 miles
Daniels Run 3.8 miles
Dead Run 5.5 miles
Difficult Run 4.7 miles
Fox Dam 5.1 miles
Great Falls 6.3 miles
Lake Audubon 4.9 miles
Lake Fairfax 5.7 miles
Lake Thoreau 5.2 miles
Long Branch 3.8 miles
Lower Lake Dam 4.9 miles
Mine Run Branch 6.1 miles
Orvis Company 3.1 miles
Piney Branch 3.4 miles
Piney Run 5.7 miles
Piney Run Dam 5.5 miles
Rock Run 5.2 miles
Rocky Branch 4.1 miles
Rocky Run 4.7 miles
Scott Run 4.6 miles
Sharpers Run 4 miles
Snakeden Branch 3.9 miles
Timberlake Dam 5.5 miles
Tripps Run 5.7 miles
Trout & About 5.2 miles
Turkey Run 6 miles
Widewater 5.2 miles
Wolftrap Creek 4.5 miles
Woodside Dam 2.8 miles
Woodside Lake 2.8 miles
Yellow Falls 4.6 miles
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