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Lake Lanier Fishing Report

Lake Lanier Fishing Report July 5, 2013



The striper fishing on Lake Lanier has rolled into the Summer pattern. The only problem has been the excessive rain. We have lost some trips to the rain but hopefully the rain is about to roll on out. Over the next few weeks, look for the stripers to pull out to the deep water and […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report – April 7, 2013



Fishing has really awakened on Lake Lanier the past few days for stripers. The stripers are feeding in fairly large packs and eating almost solely on herring. The water temperature has heated up to about 58 degrees, the weather has turned incredible, the lake is full, and life is good. Overall for this time of […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report March 9, 2013



Finally some warm weather has arrived and the fish have arrived with it. The water temperature is creeping into the low 50s which means the big fish are on the prowl. The next few weeks are the best of the year to catch that trophy striper. The big females have to eat to prepare for […]

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Lake Lanier Striper Report January 30, 2013



Fishing continues to be good on Lake Lanier. The water temperature continues to be better than normal which has really helped. The fish are really beginning to move up into the back of the creeks. Over the next few weeks, the stripers will push even further up into the back of the creeks. As this […]

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Lake Lanier Report Dec. 13, 2012



The striper fishing on Lake Lanier this December has been better than normal. Due to the warm weather earlier in the month, the water temperature has stayed a little warmer than average and the fish have been feeding to prepare for the rest of the winter. Two patterns have been working for weeks on Lake […]

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Lanier Report – Thanksgiving Outlook



It comes as a surprise to most of our customers that the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day of the year. All of the wives are out shopping and the men go fishing. Therefore, a common question for us is the outlook for the fishing of Thanksgiving week. Traditionally, Thanksgiving week is very good […]

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Hurricane Sandy & More Topwater Coming Soon



Sitting indoors today watching the wind blow. Not much to report this week. The weather has really crushed us this week. The few trips we had booked this week all cancelled and I can not blame them. However, we can’t complain when you look at the news and see how the northeast has been devastated. […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report October 17, 2012



Lanier Stripers: The striper fishing on Lake Lanier has changed rapidly the last few weeks. The Fall fronts have arrived and are bringing cooler weather which has dropped the water temperature. With the dropping water temperature, the pattern has changed rapidly. The lake has already went through the worst part of the lake turnover where […]

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September 9, 2012 Lake Lanier Fishing Report



As expected, the striper bite on lake lanier continues to be strong. The striped bass continue to be schooled up over the deep water on the south end of the lake. We are still catching most of our fish midday on deep downlines using live blueback herring. We are also using heavier leaders than the […]

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Updated September Forecast Lake Lanier



The striper fishing on Lake Lanier has been very strong on the downline. The schools of stripers have continued to be large and concentrated on the south end. The big question for September is how the weather will affect the stripers. September is always a month of transition for the stripers on Lake Lanier. Right […]

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