Guide To Fishing At Cecil M Harden Lake
AKA: Racoon Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, bluegill, white bass, striped bass and muskie at Cecil M Harden Lake in Indiana.
Located in the Raccoon State Recreation Area, Cecil M Harden Lake covers 2,100 acres offering excellent fishing, boating and other water sport options. If you enjoy fishing from shore, there are over 35 miles of shoreline to explore in search of your favorite fish. The lake is home to several bass tournaments each year with better than average catches. Also, during the season, rainbow trout fishing is available in the tailwater area.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Cecil M Harden
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Cecil M Harden Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Raccoon Lake Boat Rental
Rentals: Pontoon boats and ski boats
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Hollandsburg Boat Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Hollandsburg Boat Ramp Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Portland Mills Boat Ramp
Located in the northeast corner of the lake, at the east end of the Highway 211 Bridge, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Nevins Campground - 765) 344-1436
Cecil M Harden Lake, IN Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Cecil M Harden Lake
Raccoon State Recreation Area
1588 S. Raccoon Parkway
Rockville, IN 47872
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Cecil M Harden Lake in Indiana.
General Fishing Info
Bass, walleye and rainbow trout fishing in west-central IN.