Fishing At Cheat Lake
AKA: Cheat Lake Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, bluegill, white bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Cheat Lake in West Virginia.
Public boat ramps and two marinas welcome visitors for boating and fishing at Cheat Lake, a 1,770-acre lake in the northeast part of the state, at Morgantown. Walleye, bass, perch and catfish are popular here, plus the lake has nice populations of northern pike, white bass and sunfish. Much of the 26 miles of shoreline is lined with homes and boat docks, other areas are open.
Primary fish species residing in Cheat Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Cheat Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
McCollum Camping Area - 800 225-5982
Sand Springs Camping Area - 304 594-2415
Rhododendron Camping Area - 304 594-1561
Cheat Lake WV Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Sunset Beach Marina
Sunset Beach Rd
Morgantown, WV 26508
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Cheat Lake in WV
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, white bass and perch in northeast WV.