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Lake Lanier Fishing Report November 16, 2012

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Went out today with Steve Huzar. Had a great day with Steve and his buddies. Caught some good stripers on live trout on the South end of the lake. We fished the trout on downrods at 35-50 ft. depths. We usually are on the North end this time of year but are still finding some […]

Crappie/Striper Report November 5, 2012

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Crappie fishing is hot  on Lanier and Oconee. This is usually a little early but the crappie have already started moving to the winter holding areas. Last week I was out with a customer, Professor Michael Erwin from Ga. Gwinnet College. Michael was doing a study on the crappie population on Lanier. That day we boated 62 good size […]

Striper / Crappie Report November 17, 2011

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Striper action on Lanier is starting to improve.  Its been a tough month for the stripers as the lake is still in the turnover stage. As the water temps drop into the mid 50’s the stripers should get more predictable and move into the main creeks on the upper end of  Lanier. This week I […]

Striped Bass Report May 31, 2011

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Striper action is hot on Lanier. The past week has really got the stripers starting to school up. I went out a couple of hours today with my daughters and caught 8 stripers up to around 13 pounds. All of our fish hit weighted flatlines over deep channel bends. We boated of few  of the […]

Striper/Bass Report April 18, 2011

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Striper activity is picking up. The last 4 day’s we have seen the striper action really start to kick in.  The best pattern has been flatlining live bluebacks on main lake points. I have also been catching  big strings of spotted bass on the bluebacks . During April and May you will  find the spots and […]

Crappie/Striper Report March 7, 2011

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Headed out to Lake Hartwell Tuesday after receiving a good report from my buddy Preston Hardin who guides on Hartwell.  Monday Preston caught around 40 stripers and hybrids in mixed  schoolslate Monday afternoon. We got up on Hartwell around 10.30 a.m. and tried to crappie fish first. Preston said all the striper action has been […]

Crappie/Striper Report January 29, 2011

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Went fishing last week with long time cusomer Corey Regan to Lake Hartwell for crappie,  That day we arrived at the lake around 10:30 and loaded the boat back on the trailer around 5:00 p.m. We ended up boating around 100 fish with around 50 of those pushing the 1 pound range which is huge […]

Striper Report December 4, 2010

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Went out on half day charter with customer Sammy Risk. We headed north up in the Gainesville Marina area of the lake and got into the stripers around 3:00 in the afternoon. The creeks in this area of the lake are loaded with bait and stripers are right in there with them. We ended up […]

Striper Report October 20, 2010

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Striper fishing this week continues to be good. We had a fantastic day last Saturday boating  over 30 stripers although most of the fish we boated were in the 2-7 pounds range. We even boated a walleye around 4 pounds. All of our fish hit live bluebacks in the 20-35 ft. range. Creeks on the North end […]

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 […]