Beech Fork Lake

West Virginia

Best Place to Fish & Boat

About Beech Fork Lake

A popular fishing spot for bass, catfish and more near Charleston, W.Va.

People Often Fish Here For:

Spotted Bass Spotted Bass

Many anglers who catch a spotted bass believe they have caught a largemouth bass.

Channel Catfish Channel Catfish

The channel catfish is very highly regarded for its food and sports value.

Brown Trout Brown Trout

The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

Rainbow Trout Rainbow Trout

The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.

Bluegill Bluegill

Today the bluegill is one of the most popular panfish species in North America.

Brook Trout Brook Trout

The brook trout is one of the most popular game fishes in northeastern North America.

Wiper Wiper

An excellent food fish and popular sport fish, the wiper’s popularity continues to grow among anglers.

Largemouth Bass Largemouth Bass

The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish.

Walleye Walleye

The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.

Suggested Boat Ramps

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Suggested Marinas

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Conservation Through Participation

You can help support and protect our aquatic natural resources by simply going fishing and boating. Buying a fishing license, respecting other anglers, practicing catch and release, being mindful of water conservation, keeping the environment around us clean and fishing responsibly are just some of the ways you can participate.

Responsible Fishing Starts With You

Learn more about how fish populations and habitats are managed, the connection between fishing and water quality, and the importance of fishing laws.