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Lake Lanier Fishing Report

August Stripers 2016



Lanier Stripers: the Striper fishing on Lanier has been red hot. They can be difficult to find at times but overall it is as good as it gets. Several patterns catching the stripers right now. Overall the down line bite has been the best tactic day in and day out and this will continue into […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report June 26, 2016



The striper fishing on Lanier has been as hot as the weather. The fish are headed south for the colder deeper water and are feeding heavily. Look for the bite to get even better in July. The best bait so far this Summer has been herring on the down line. This will be the same […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report May 28, 2016



Been a great May out on the lake. We have had a very strong topwater bite off and on all month dependent on the weather. Thursday this past week we murdered them on topwater baits like the Redfin and swimbaits like the Sebile Magic Swimmer. Typically the first week of June will bring the Summer […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report



Lanier Stripers: Spring is here and the trophy stripers are feeding preparing for the Spring spawn. The stripers in Lanier go through the motions but their spawn is unsuccessful. Luckily Lanier has a strong stocking program thanks to the DNR. Look for the stripers to be shallow all this month. The primary tactic is free […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report January 13, 2016



Winter has finally arrived here on Lanier. Water temperature is finally getting down to where it suppose to be for this time of year. Water temperature is in the low fifties for now but with another cold week approaching look for it to dip a little more to the upper forties. Upper forties in water […]

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Fishing Report – September 28, 2015



The striper fishing this past month has been on fire and October looks to be much of the same. The stripers are beginning to want to school on the surface. The weather has not gotten cool enough yet but it is coming quick. As soon as the next cold front, look for the stripers to […]

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August 8, 2015 Striper Report Lake Lanier



The striper fishing on Lake Lanier has absolutely been on fire and the water temperature has been through the roof at 86 to 88 degrees. Numbers are up and some big fish are showing up each week. If you have not fished Lanier this Summer you have missed the best Summer fishing in years but […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report July 29, 2015



The past few weeks the Striper fishing has been on fire. Overall, this Summer is looking to be the best in years for numbers of fish. The water temperature is in the low eighties and the stripers have moved to their Summer haunts. Look for the Striper fishing to only get better in the month […]

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Spring Striped Bass



Now is the peak time to catch the biggest fish in Lake Lanier as the fish prepare for the Spring spawn. The big females have to eat and they are moving shallow for the warmer water from the sun greatly increasing your odds. Plus with the fish shallow, you are less likely to lose the […]

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February 2, 2015 Striper Bounty



The Striper Bounty is back! A 50 pd striper is worth $10,000 right now on Lake Lanier. Thanks to John Megal Chevrolet and The Angler Magazine for sponsoring the bounty. The best chance to catch a trophy striper on Lake Lanier is from February 1 to April 1 on Lake Lanier. Depending on the weather, […]

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