Looking to 'hook into' something while you're here? You've come to the right place - within a short walk or drive of Mary's Guesthouse are several fishing hot-spots, and you can even pick your desired target. Here's a little sample of what's around:

Lehigh River, 5 minutes away (walk to some decent holes!)
- Over 50 miles of fishing from FE Walter Dam to Bethlehem
- Eastern PA's premier Trout river, with many great tributaries
- Several local companies offer guided trout fishing: floating or walk-in

Tributaries of the Lehigh include Mud run, Leslie run, Drake's creek, Hickory run,
Bear creek, Mauch Chunk creek, where you'll find stocked, holdover, and even some native trout.

Beltzville Lake, 20 minutes away (many species - big striper, bass), ice fishing

Mauch Chunk Lake, 5 minutes away (big bass, plus a few other species), ice fishing Rental boats, canoes, and fishing equipment available from the park camp store

Francis Walter Reservoir, 35 minutes away (varying bottom conditions)