Does Florida Track Trophy Bass Releases?

TrophyCatch tracker from The Fishing Wire Florida is now wrapping up the second year of what has turned out to be a highly successful effort to encourage anglers to release trophy-quality largemouth bass, thus allowing them to grow even larger while at the same time growing the state's reputation as a destination for bass anglers. Here's an update from the FFWCC: Many of our readers already know that in 2012 the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) launched TrophyCatch, Read more [...]

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report from Captain Mike Gerry

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report Fishing Report, Lake Guntersville 11/23/14 This past week on Guntersville came down to some very specific fishing as location was everything; some found them many did not. The bass made some big moves out toward the winter locations and the transition was tough if you couldn’t locate them; if you did size was unreal as there was many fish caught this past week around 10 pounds. The problem was, not many folks figured out where they moved too, and there Read more [...]

Should I Change Fishing Lures When the Weather Changes?

Changes in Weather Often Mean Changes in Lures Autumn's Cooler Temperatures Can Affect How Certain Fish Feed Although cold fronts and other weather changes in the autumn months are seldom as severe as those occurring later in the winter, they can still change bass behavior very quickly. That's why Yamaha Pro Marty Robinson always has several rods with completely different types of lures rigged and ready to cast whenever he goes fishing this time of year. Yamaha pro angler Marty Robinson Read more [...]

Clarks Hill – Lake Thurmond Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond? Check out "Keys To Catching Clarks Hill Bass" in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please Read more [...]

Lake Lanier Fishing Report

Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Lake Lanier? Check out Keys To Catching Lake Lanier Bass in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please email me at ronnie@fishing-about.com to reserve a copy if I do Read more [...]

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Allatoona “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com November 20, 2014 LAKE ALLATOONA IS DOWN 10.7 FEET, STAINED & mid 50’S Spotted bass fishing is fair. Millions of shad are coming up around the lake in creeks, coves and pockets. Some fish are cruising shallower and relating less to the brush piles. Work on back into those coves and creeks off the main lake. Small to medium Read more [...]

Jackson Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Jackson Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com November 20, 2014 JACKSON LAKE IS FULL, CLEAR & MID 50’S Bass fishing is slow and the lake is holding steady. With any current that will be generated use the Shad Raps on the back sides of the points will be the most productive. The areas to fish will be off the large channels and the main part of the lake south. Rattle Read more [...]

Lake Oconee Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Oconee “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com LAKE OCONEE IS FULL, 59 TO 65 DEGREES Bass fishing is good. The lake is full, with a light stain up the rivers clear on the main lake. The water temperature is 59 to 65 degrees. The best bite is on small crank baits fished around the same wood and docks. Use your Lowrance to locate the large schools of bait in the coves and pockets. Read more [...]

West Point Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for West Point Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com November 20, 2014 WEST POINT LAKE IS DOWN 5.8 FEET, CLEAR & LOW 60’S Bass fishing is fair. The largemouth and the spots are moving into the pockets as the water cools down. They are chasing shad and feeding up for winter. Look for them in the backs of the creeks at 5 to 15 feet of water up in the main lake coves and Read more [...]

Lake Sinclair Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake SinclaIr “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com November 20, 2014 LAKE SINCLAIR IS FULL, 59 DEGREES, LIGHT STAIN UP RIVER, MAIN LAKE CLEAR, BY MATT HENRY, CALL 478 451 0167 ext 1215 (SINCLAIR MARINA) WWW.SINCLAIRMARINA.COM MATT@SINCLAIRMARINA.COM. For more fishing reports on other Georgia lakes, see www.southernfishing.com. Bass fishing is good on Lake Sinclair. Read more [...]