Lay Lake

Shelby - Alabama


  • 127 catches

  • 1K+ followers

  • 101 spots

Lay Lake is best known for its spotted bass and largemouth bass fishing. The best fishing for largemouth bass occurs in creeks and shallow water sloughs. Anglers targeting spotted bass should fish riverine portions of the lake. Seven public access areas o...

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Lay Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Details: Spotted Bass with a VMC Stand Up Shaky Head Jigs

  2. Largemouth Bass with a Watermelon Red Flake Frog topwater

  3. Largemouth Bass with a Black and chrome pop R

  4. 6 oz. Spotted Bass with a Gary Yamamoto Original Senko Worms

    1. Grady Graves 0
      That's a largemouth. Not MUCH of one, but still a Largemouth! 🤣
  5. 3 lb. 13 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Gary Yamamoto Original Senko Worms

    1. Grady Graves 0
      That's better! Whenever u catch a REALLY skinny largemouth, open it's gullet and look for a plastic worm. Often, they'll swallow a worm, think they're ...more full, and starve to death! You can use a piece of PVC or just long needle nose pliers.
  6. 4 lb. 9 oz. Largemouth Bass with a swim jig

    1. Grady Graves 0
      Now we're talkin' bidness! Grass fish. An old professional angler once told me "If your lake has ANY TYPE vegetation, you had BETTER BE FISHING IT!" ...more Good fish. ><((((°>
    2. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      WOW!!!!!!
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  7. 6 lb. 9 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Strike King Standard Buzzbaits

    1. Grady Graves 0
      Another grass fish. Danged ol' Lay Lake STUD! ><((((°>
  8. 3 lb. 12 oz. Spotted Bass with a jerk bait

    1. Grady Graves 0
      Fat spotted back; nice! ><((((°>
    2. Corbin Howard 0
      I love me some Alabama Spots!!! Nice Catch
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  9. 2 lb. Spotted Bass with a jerk bait

  10. 2 lb. Spotted Bass with a jerk bait

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