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Address: Fremont, OH
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Recommended site for canoeing and fishing for smallmouth bass.

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Low water and limited access

On a recent drive by the Portage River northwest of Fremont on hwys 105 and 163, there wasn't enough water in the channel to boat any portion between Elmore and Oak Harbor. Other... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Paul S
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Marion
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

On a recent drive by the Portage River northwest of Fremont on hwys 105 and 163, there wasn't enough water in the channel to boat any portion between Elmore and Oak Harbor. Other than a small city park in Elmore, I also didn't see any way to access the stream along that segment. Beyond Oak Harbor the Portage begins to... More 

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New Bern, North Carolina
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Reviewed 6 June 2015

We live in a campground on this river. It is very scenic. Great blue herons, geese families, cardinals, redwing blackbirds, robins, egrets. My neighbor says she sees eagles flying over the river. There are a few boats and pontoons, some jet skiers once in awhile. A pretty place, a quiet place. Serene would be about it. This is a long... More 

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