Bark Camp Lake - Regulations

A Virginia freshwater fishing license is required to fish the lake, and a trout-fishing license is required from October 1 through June 15. Fishing hours are from 5:00 am until one hour after sunset during the trout stocking period.

The lake is within the Clinch Ranger District of the George Washington-Thomas Jefferson National Forest, so a National Forest Stamp is required.

  • Gasoline motor use is prohibited


  • 11 to 14-inch slot limit
  • 5 fish/day

All bass between 11 and 14 inches must be released unharmed.