Species Weather Hydrology

The Anacostia First High Reservoir Fishing Area is a great spot for fishing enthusiasts in the District of Columbia. The reservoir is stocked with largemouth bass, bluegill, channel catfish, and crappie. Aside from fishing, visitors can enjoy hiking trails, bird watching, and picnicking. To catch more fish, try using live bait or lures that mimic local prey. The best time to visit is during spring and fall when temperatures are mild. In spring, average temperatures range from 50-70°F, while fall averages range from 60-80°F.

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Regional Streamflow


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Nearby Camping & Amenities

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Greenbelt Park 175 121 ft
Cedarville State Forest 27 198 ft
Burke Lake Park Numerous 327 ft
Prince William Forest RV Campground 24 270 ft
Andrews AFB Military Numerous 269 ft
Oak Ridge - Prince William Forest Park Numerous 364 ft
Louise F. Cosca Regional Park 23 223 ft
Bull Run Regional Park Numerous 156 ft
Lake Fairfax Numerous 321 ft
Pohick Bay Regional Park 150 126 ft