Fishing is a popular sport and recreational activity at Candlewood Lake.
Whether you are a serious angler or just enjoy casting your line with the grandkids, Candlewood Lake has lots of ideal fishing spots. The lake has two islands and several quiet coves great for fishing off your boat or from the shore. There is also a well-stocked pond in which to fish.
The lake is restocked annually and includes:
- Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass
- Crappie (Black and White)
- Hybrid Striped Bass
- Yellow Perch.
Children have been known to catch the largest fish in a tournament with a snoopy fishing pole.
Sometimes it doesn't matter what you catch but how large it is.