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downrods « Lake Lanier Fishing Reports

Striped Bass Report Junes 28, 2011

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Striper fishing has been very good this past week. I had a charter yesterday with customer Bill Brown and boated `12 stripers with the largest weighing right at 18 pounds.  All the fish hit bluebacks on downrods at 50 ft. depths.  Look for the stripers to be holding in areas that are 50-90 ft. deep. […]

Striper Report June 4, 2011

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Striper fishing was exc ellent yesterday. We boated around 13 stripers up to 12-13 pounds on live bluebacks on downrods and flatlines.  The spotted bass and channlel catfish are mixed in with the stripers feeding also. This year I have seen lots  of channel cats in the 3-5 pound range, must be good numbers  of em […]

Striper Report November 26, 2010

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Bigger fish are starting to show up on the north end of Lanier. For the past several weeks fishing has been really good although the size on the stripers has been quite small ranging from 2-5 pounds. We have also been catching good numbers of spotted bass mixed in with the stripers. Yesterday while out […]

Stripers Report November 9, 2010

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Went back out on the lake yesterday after a week hunting trip to Virginia with my family. The day started off a little slow but around 11:30 a.m. the stripers started to turn it on. We ended up with about 15 stripers and 10-12 nice spotted bass. All the fish hit bluebacks on downrods at […]

Striper Report October 13, 2010

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Striper action on the south end of  Lanier has slowed just a bit as the lake is in the fall turnover. I had several boats go out yesterday and got several different reports. One of my guides boated 5 good stripers up to around 12 pounds  fishing live bluebacks on  main lake points down around […]

Striper Report July 16, 2010

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Striper fishing continues to be good to excellent. I fished a half day charter last Friday and really caught them well. They day started off a little slow as we were able to boat only 4 fish before noon. Around 12:30 the fish really turned on and we boated around 12 good fish from 12:30-1:30 […]

Striper Report June 18, 2010

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Striper action is on. Had a good day today. We boated 19 stripers up to 18 pounds. Fish really seem to be scattered throughout the lake. I started up near Gainesville Marina and caught 10 stripers up that way early; later we worked areas south of Browns Bridge and caught 9 more stripes holding on […]

Striper Report June 15, 2010

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The extreme heat is bunching up the stripers  as they search out deep cooler water temps. Today we boated 13 stripers up to around 12 pounds. We hooked another good fish that was probably in the mid to high teens that broke off in the timber. All our fish hit bluebacks on downrods at 22-30 […]

Striped Bass Report, Dec. 9 2009

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Fished half day charter today with cutomer Jim Duggan. Again we headed north to the main creeks above Gainesville Marina. We boated 8 stripers up to around 15 pounds. On the same patterns, live trout fished on downrods, 35-40 ft. depths. We did’nt get a bite till around 1:00 p.m. This time of year you […]