Fishing Report – April 22, 2021

Fishing has been good this past week. Patience and persistence is sometimes necessary, along with an understanding of what fish are doing during this season of the year. The better baits for bass are normally rattling crankbaits, spinnerbaits and plastic lizards and...

Fishing Report – April 15, 2021

With the recent warm weather heating up the local waters, resident fish have started their search for beds. Several species are in full spawning mode, heading for the back ends of tidal waters to scatter eggs and repeat their propagation. Downlake, bass are looking to...

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Fishing Report – April 8, 2021

Downlake, bass are looking to nest in the back of creeks and coves. They are also present on secondary points, where Carolina-rigged lizards will take some good fish. The brush is just touching the surface and bass are holding in the brush, around spawning sites....

Fishing Report – April 1, 2021

Fishing has picked up. Striper and white bass fishing is good below Kerr Dam. Bucktails and live shad are the best bait. Currently, the larger fish are generally on the windblown points. Fish the flooded willow bushes adjacent to the creek channel in the back end of...

Fishing Report – March 25, 2021

The water level is slowly rising. Stripers are biting on live shad, from buoy 10 to Bluestone Creek. Fishing is good in the upper end of the lake, as the stripers continue their spawning run. Red Fins and small Shad Raps are the prime lures, while three inch Sassy...

Fishing Report – March 18, 2021

Lake level is at 301 and rising. Stripers are biting well on live shad. Fishing is good from Nutbush Creek to Palmers Point, and from the mouth of Eastland Creek to Butchers Creek. The stripers appear to be moving up the lake, starting their spawning runs into the Dan...

Fishing Report – March 11, 2021

Water Level is at 300 and falling. Water temperature is in the high 40s. Some good catches of bass are being made on main lake points on jigs, slow-rolled spinnerbaits and rattling crankbaits. Bass are also being caught by anglers fishing the willows on main lake...

Fishing Report – March 1, 2021

With the recent advent of warm weather, water temperatures are rising and bass and crappie are on the feed. Bass may generally be found near their normal spawning grounds, holding in adjacent deeper water and coming up on the flats to feed once the sun warms the...