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Lake Information Details and State Management
Mogadore Reservoir Mogadore Reservoir is located in Portage County. The lake has 1000 acres of fishing water with 19 miles of shoreline at normal pool level. It is within Ohio Division of Wildlife District Three.
Location Mogadore Reservoir is located in southwestern Portage County. It is 3 miles east of Akron approximately 1 mile north of State Route 224 and about 6 miles south of Kent on State Route 43.
Distance from Major Cities 3 miles east of Akron. Approximately 35 miles southeast of Cleveland. Approximately 110 miles northeast of Columbus.
Fishing Opportunities Mogadore Reservoir fishing opportunities include *Bluegill *Redear Sunfish *Largemouth Bass *Crappies *Brown Bullhead *Yellow Perch *an occasional Muskellunge..
Boating Information There is an electric motors only restriction on Mogadore Reservoir. Three modern boat launches are distributed along each third of the lake.
State Management The Division of Wildlife activities include ~ monitoring fish populations ~ stocking & creel studies ~ general physical and chemical water quality analysis. They are also responsible for the three parking lots and a boat launch. The city of Akron constructed and maintains two family camping areas a swimming beach and picnic areas.

Mogadore Reservoir – Courtesy Google Maps

Mogadore Reservoir Pictures – July 2016

Bait & Tackle Shops, Marinas, Boat Rental & More

  • Vic’s Sports Center | 2039 Tallmadge Rd. | Brimfield, OH 44240 | 330-673-7600
  • Mogadore Bait & Tackle | 780 Randolph Rd. | Mogadore, OH | 330-628-9872

A very special THANKS to the Ohio Division of Natural Resources, the Division of Wildlife and the Division of Watercraft for their hard work and dedication in providing Northern Ohio sportsmen and women with boating safety plus excellent fishing & hunting opportunities!

Turn In a Poacher (1-800-POACHER)

Ohio’s Turn In a Poacher -“TIP” program – helps to curtail poaching throughout the state by involving the public in reporting wildlife violations. If you observe a wildlife violation, click here and submit the form online or print the form and mail to:

TIP Headquarters, Division of Wildlife
2045 Morse Rd., Bldg G
Columbus, Ohio 43229-6693

Or call the TIP toll-free hotline, 1-800-POACHER.


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