Why Is April A Big Bass Month?

April is a great month to catch a big bass and it will just get better and better the next few weeks. A couple of text pictures reminded me just how good it can be. Peyton James sent me a picture of two bass he caught a few days ago at Lake McIntosh. Both were over five pounds and they hit a pumpkinseed Fluke. Peyton catches some big bass – a few years ago I talked about the big bass he caught at High Falls Lake. Peyton's fish hit in shallow water with some grass. Eric Bruce also sent 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 April 17, 2015 LAKE ALLATOONA IS DOWN 7.1 FEET, STAINED & LOW 60’S DEGREES This Allatoona Bass Fishing report is by Matt Driver, www.proanglerradio.com Bass fishing is great. Lots of fishing being caught. The worm and jig bite has been solid. Finesse worms like the 6inch big bite squirrel tail and big bite trick stick 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 APRIL 17, 2015 JACKSON LAKE IS FULL, STAINED & MID 60’S Bass fishing is good. The bass are biting on a variety of baits. Most are shallow at 2 to 8 feet deep in coves and along main river and creek banks. Although many of the larger fish have finished spawning, others are doing so now. The best bet for daylight fishing 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 April 17, 2015 LAKE OCONEE IS FULL, STAINED UP THE RIVERS CLEAR ON MAIN LAKE, 65 TO 72 DEGREES Bass fishing is good. The lake is full. The shad spawn is in full swing. At daylight the bass will be close to bank looking for the spawning bait. Use a spinner bait fished along sea walls and rip rap to target these fish. Work the 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 April 17, 2015 WEST POINT LAKE IS DOWN 3.5 FEET, STAINED & UPPER 60’S TO LOW 70’S Bass fishing is good. The main spawn is in full swing and there are lots of fish shallow. The best bet will be either finding beds and flipping a lizard or creature bait in the bed and shake it until the bass gets mad enough to eat it, 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 April 17, 2015 LAKE SINCLAIR IS FULL, 69 73 DEGREES, RIVERS AND CREEKS ARE STAINED, LOWER LAKE IS 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 great. The Read more [...]

Lake Weiss Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Weiss “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com April 17, 2015 WEISS LAKE IS FULL, STAINED AND 67 TO 69 DEGREES Now available for sale 50 of my proven GPS waypoints for off shore structure for Bass and Crappie fishing on Weiss Lake, Alabama. Contact Ken Sturdivant ken@southernfishing.com Bass fishing is good and most bass are shallow and spawning and some are still Read more [...]

Lake Walter F. George – Lake Eufaula Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Walter F. George - Lake Eufaula “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com April 17, 2015 LAKE GEORGE IS DOWN ONE FOOT, MID 70’S Bass are shallow and trick worms and medium dark tubes are the best bets around the grass beds as the fish are still very shallow. Go to the clear waters in the very backs of the creeks. Red 1/4 ounce Rat L traps will also work later Read more [...]