Cast Away Lakes - The Perfect Catfish Fishing Get Away
Where Fishing Memories Are Made

Cast Away Lakes is the perfect place to enjoy catching catfish in Ohio. If you’re looking for big fish then you’ll find them here! We have been in business since 1996 and opened our paylake in the spring of 2004. We are a family owned and operated business. We are well known for stocking large quantities of fish. We take great pride in giving our customers the friendliest and cleanest paylake in Ohio, and if that was not enough we also offer some of the best Catfishing in this part of the country!. We have a family atmosphere here and are giving our customers the type of paylake where you can feel safe and welcome, and that is the reason we continue to be Ohio's # 1 rated pay lake. Bring your wife and kids out for a night and see for yourself!

Bait House: We have everything in stock that you will need to fish our paylake including bait, tackle, snacks, firewood, camping supplies and more. We are more than just a pay lake. Stop buy and check out our store and paylake. We carry a large selection of catfish tackle including catfish rods, catfish reels, catfish hooks, catfish line, catfish swivels, catfish sinkers, catfish leaders, catfish bait, bait aeration products and much more.

Restrooms: We have clean indoor restrooms located inside our baithouse and one outside restroom.

Lake: Our paylake is a 4 acre lake that is 18' deep and very well aerated. You can drive all the way around our pay lake so you can park right where you are fishing. We have gravel around the banks, very clean, 3 sided shelters to block you from the weather, picnic tables, and has been stocked very well.

Fish: We only stock Blue Catfish & Flathead Catfish. All fish are catch and release.

Stocking: We haul all of our own fish so we make sure that healthy fish are being stocked. We will be stocking several thousand lbs of fish in our lake for the 2021 fishing season.

Camping: We do offer campsites with electric, water and trash. You are more than welcome to set up tents around the lake where you fish except on the dam side at no extra charge.

Fires: We do have fire rings located around our paylake. Only split firewood will be allowed to to burnt. No skids or wood with nails are allowed to be burnt for any reason.

We carry a large selection of live and frozen bait. Some bait we carry may be seasonal and not available at all times. We carry Goldfish, Israeli Carp, Hybrid Bluegill, Chubs, Leeches, Night Crawlers, Shad, Skip Jack and more.