In an effort to provide anglers with the best information possible, the Lake Metroparks' Fishing Report provides up-to-date information on fishing hotspots, recent activity by anglers and management activities by the Park District. Learn where the fish are biting and where fish have been stocked within the parks.

If you wish to share photos or information about your recent angling success within the parks with us please contact us at

Friday, September 14, 2012

Great fishing at Hidden Lake

Fishing at Hidden Lake is a beautiful and rewarding experience.  Access to Hidden Lake is permitted for fishing, by permit, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 7:00 am until 5:00 pm.

An Ohio fishing license is not required at Hidden Lake. Fish may be taken with rod and reel or cane pole.

Click here to apply online for a permit and to learn more about the opportunities and rules for fishing at Hidden Lake.