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Philadelphia Fishing



Philadelphia Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Philadelphia, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Redbreast Sunfish

  2. Redbreast Sunfish

    There is a 15.11% catch rate for Redbreast Sunfish, based on 107 Redbreast Sunfish counted.

    Philadelphia Redbreast Sunfish Counts Chart
    Redbreast

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  3. White Perch

  4. White Perch

    There is a 13.56% catch rate for White Perch, based on 96 White Perch counted.

    Philadelphia White Perch Counts Chart
    White

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  5. Bluegill

  6. Bluegill

    There is a 12.43% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 88 Bluegill counted.

    Philadelphia Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

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  7. Walleye

  8. Walleye

    There is a 10.88% catch rate for Walleye, based on 77 Walleye counted.

    Philadelphia Walleye Counts Chart
    Walleye

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  9. White Crappie

  10. White Crappie

    There is a 5.23% catch rate for White Crappie, based on 37 White Crappie counted.

    Philadelphia White Crappie Counts Chart
    White

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  11. Bluespotted Sunfish

  12. Bluespotted Sunfish

    There is a 5.08% catch rate for Bluespotted Sunfish, based on 36 Bluespotted Sunfish counted.

    Philadelphia Bluespotted Sunfish Counts Chart
    Bluespotted

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  13. Channel Catfish

  14. Channel Catfish

    There is a 4.94% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 35 Channel Catfish counted.

    Philadelphia Channel Catfish Counts Chart
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  15. Common Carp

  16. Common Carp

    There is a 4.94% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 35 Common Carp counted.

    Philadelphia Common Carp Counts Chart
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  17. Pumpkinseed Sunfish

  18. Pumpkinseed Sunfish

    There is a 4.94% catch rate for Pumpkinseed Sunfish, based on 35 Pumpkinseed Sunfish counted.

    Philadelphia Pumpkinseed Sunfish Counts Chart
    Pumpkinseed

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  19. Black Crappie

  20. Black Crappie

    There is a 3.81% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 27 Black Crappie counted.

    Philadelphia Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE PHILADELPHIA BLACK CRAPPIE COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 34 species of fish and 708 fish counted for April around Philadelphia.

To date, there are 95 species of fish and a total of 27250 fish counted for Philadelphia and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1824 (200 years).

Last Update: 4/16/2024 12:57:05 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Philadelphia are the following:

  1. Great Kids Day
    Fishing with the step-kids in the Easterly Olympia Lake. Great day for kids to be burning through worms and nailing Sunfish and Perch.


  2. WEST DEPTFORD MUNICIPAL BOAT RAMP


  3. Summer Flounder9


  4. sliver lake bridgeto new jersey


  5. Brandywine River - Wyeth Dam


  6. Alcyon Lake Ramp
    Alcyon Lake Ramp


  7. Pumpkinseed Sunfish


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  9. LH0856
    house Field 40.008611000 -75.124722000


  10. Pumpkinseed Sunfish


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Top Philadelphia Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Penn Fishing Tackle Manufacturing
    Penn Fishing Tackle Manufacturing Company is an American manufacturer of fishing tackle, primarily known for fishing reels and rods.

  2. Anglers Pro Shop


  3. Clayton's Hunting & Fishing


  4. Sportsman's Outpost


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Top Philadelphia Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Bass Chaser Charters


  2. Delaware River Fly Fishing Guide Service


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Top Philadelphia Marinas

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