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Lake Lanier Fishing Report

Lake Labier Fishing Report February 15 2012



Been slow making reports, been too busy fishing with the great weather this winter. Right now, the big stripers have pulled up shallow preparing for the spawn making this the best time of the year to catch a big one. It is definitely quality over quantity right now. The biggest reason is because we are […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report Dec. 24 2011



Fishing continues to be great on Lanier for striped bass. Most days the weather has just been incredible. The water temperature is better than normal and fishing is definitely better than the last two years this time due to this great weather. The stripers are deep on the downline. Most of our fish are coming […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report November 29, 2011



Fishing has been consistently good on Lake Lanier the last couple of weeks. We are not running up huge number but we have been catching some nice fish each day. Also catching some huge spotted bass while we are striper fishing. Most of our fish are coming on free lines and planer boards. I would […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report Nov. 12 2011



Fishing has been pretty good on Lanier the last couple of weeks now that turnover is out of the way. On days when the wind is calm we are seeing a good bit of surface activity and we have been able to catch the stripers casting small baits. Once the wind picks up we have […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report October 13 2011



The topwater bite is here on Lake Lanier. The stripers are beginning to school on top and some of the group are fairly large. We are catching most of the fish on seven inch redfins in the chicken scratch and chrome and blue colors. Windy bad weather days have been some of the best fishing […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report August 30, 2011



Fishing continues to be pretty good here on Lanier. Water temperature continues to hang around 84 degrees which is keeping the fish deep but not as deep as expected. The water quality is better than normal due to the lack of rain and the stripers are on a 40 ft bottom. Most years they do […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report June 2011



Hard to believe two months have gone by since my last report. Been really busy chasing the fish on the lake with the good weather. Over the past few weeks we have been throwing topwater for the stripers and spotted bass. However with the unexpected hot May the topwater bite and quickly turned to the […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report April 2011



April is almost here and the stripers are getting ready to spawn.  The water temperature is finally climbing into the high fifties and some big fish are showing up. As always for this time of year, we are not catching big numbers of fish but we are making up for it in size. Now is […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report March 2011



All kinds of things going on the lake right now with the rapidly changing weather. During the daylight hours, the striper fishing has been a little tougher due to some of the fish feeding at night.  As a result, some of trips have been during the day and some at night. During the day, we […]

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Lake Lanier Fishing Report February 2011



The last couple of weeks the striper fishing has been tough on Lake Lanier. The fish are up feeding some early in the morning but they have been very difficult to catch even on small bait and small bucktails. Some of the pods of baitfish are absolutely massive. The good news is the weather is […]

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