Fish & Hunt

70,000 Acres of Public Land

Grab your pole and tackle box, pack up a little cooler, and head outside to some of Allegany County’s favorite fishing holes. The creeks, rivers, and waterways that make up the Allegheny Mountain range provide perfect places to cast a line and soak up some rays. Popular fishing spots include the Battie Mixon Fishing Pond, Dan’s Mountain State Park, Spring Gap Campground along the Potomac River, and of course, Rocky Gap’s Lake Habeeb. With 70,000 acres of public land, the options for recreational hunting are boundless, with popular game including deer, ducks, and bears.