Family run and family oriented pay fishing lakes located in Southwestern Pa.  Serving the area for 45 years. Stocking catfish, carp and trout.  Our goal is to be family and financially friendly!  No state license required! We offer lots of convenience for your fishing experience with 5 Lakes with room for over 200 people and you can drive and park around our lakes.  We also have shelters to keep you out of the rain and snow and for night fishing we have lights all around our lakes!!  We do have clean restrooms available!
You must have a net to carry your fish to scale.

Just Fishin'
GPS address:
   125 Filbert Orient Road
    New Salem Pa. 15468
Latitude : 39.958189 | Longitude : -79.861874

Fishing fees for 2014
​ 7 and under free with paying parent or grandparent.
​8-10 years old-$10.00
​11-14 years old $13.00​
     15-61 years old-$15.00
Seniors (62 and older)
 trout-cat-carp tag, tagged weights and bonus included
2013 Catfish Photos
2012 Catfish Photos​​​
​​​Cattail Float straw Bobber Setup
​​​Mandatory limit check on cats and trout-stop in at office on way out so we can check limits. 
​This means everyone-NO EXCEPTIONS!!

The bait shop is open from Friday at 6:30am until 9pm Sunday. You are able to sign up to fish, get your fish weighed, purchase snacks, bait, drinks all night on Friday and Saturday nights!! Our cat and carp bonus giveaways start at 7am Friday and go until 7am Monday morning.
Map and Directions
Rules and Regulations
​​​​Email Us​​​
Starting 9-2-14​
M-T 8:00 am until 8pm​
Friday 8am-11pm
Saturday 7am-11pm​
Sunday 7am-6pm​


We stock catfish from April until Labor Day weekend.  We stock both channels and shovelheads with some ranging up to 65 pounds!!  We stock over 30,000 pounds of catfish per year.  You can keep 8 channel cats under 8 pounds toward your limit but no shovels or channels 8 pound or bigger.  We do stock the catfish in all 5 of our lakes.  We do tag catfish and we run numerous contests also. 
On site ATM available!
​We do not except credit cards.  Sorry for any inconvenience.
We stocked a load of whopper carp on Wednesday, April 23rd. We had 4 carp that ranged from 38-44 pounds and at least 15 fish in the 30 pound range!! Tons of 20 pounders went in also. Everything kicks off on Saturday, April 26th at 7am!!!

New hours
Remember that our hours are changing on Tuesday, September 2nd. We open the shop at 8am and you have to be on the lake by 8pm to night fish during the week. If you come to fish it is ok to fish someone will be around to sign you in and sale you bait. Most of the time we will have a sign in sheet on the bench so you can write down what you want to get on. Friday and Saturday the shop will close at 11pm and you can night fish just get here before the shop closes. Daylight carp contests only in September!!!

Last Day To Qualify For Carp Top 25
You have until September 14th at 7pm to qualify for the top 25 carp fish off. You also must have fished here 5 times to be eligible to fish the contest.

Team Catfish Tournament Cancelled
The team catfish tournament for September 14th will be canceled due to us being out of town that weekend. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Bait On Sale
Our $1000.00 bonus on carp and cats start tonight at 7pm. Frozen shiners and whole trout on sale for $1.00 each and One On and Superior flavoring on sale for $5.00 a bottle with R&W going for $5.50 a bottle!!!

Stocking catfish
Stocking 3000# of catfish on Tuesday, August 26th.

Top 25 Carp Tournament
Being held on Sunday, August 21st from 8am until 6pm.
Top 25 will be eligible for the money and the top 25 alternates will be eligible for the extra contest we are running for a total of 50 fishing. The top 25 will draw for spots first!!

Paradise Lakes

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