Castleman Run Lake Wildlife Management Area

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Coordinates: 40°09′38″N 80°31′56″W / 40.16056°N 80.53222°W / 40.16056; -80.53222
Castleman Run Lake Wildlife Management Area
West Virginia Wildlife Management Area
Castleman Run Lake WMA.jpg
Castleman Run Lake
Country United States
State West Virginia
Counties Brooke, Ohio
Elevation 940 ft (286.5 m) [1]
Coordinates 40°09′38″N 80°31′56″W / 40.16056°N 80.53222°W / 40.16056; -80.53222
Area 486 acres (196.7 ha) [2]
Owner West Virginia Division of Natural Resources
IUCN category IV - Habitat/Species government Area
Nearest town Bethany, West Virginia
Location of Castleman Run Lake Wildlife Management Area in West Virginia

Castleman Run Lake Wildlife Management Area is located on 486 acres (197 ha) near in Brooke and Ohio counties near Bethany, West Virginia.[2] The moderate slopes are covered with mixed hardwoods, brushy vegetation, and open fields. The WMA is located about 3 miles south of Bethany on Castleman Run Road.

Hunting and Fishing[edit]

Hunting opportunities, limited by the small size of the area, include deer, raccoon, squirrel, turkey and grouse. Fishing includes largemouth bass, bluegill, catfish, muskellunge, tiger musky, northern pike, and trout. Boating, with electric motors only, is permitted on the small lake. Camping is prohibited at this WMA.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Maps Castleman Run Lake WMA
  2. ^ a b "Castleman Run Lake WMA page". WV Division of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2008-08-05. 
  3. ^ "West Virginia Wildlife Management Areas". West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Archived from the original on 2008-04-15. Retrieved 2008-08-05. 

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