Lake Sidney Lanier

Hall - Georgia

  • 937 catches

  • 2K+ followers

  • 350 spots

Weather patterns and water clarity are key factors for anglers on this massive impoundment. Stripers, spotted bass and Crappie top the list of this incredibly diverse fishery. Largemouth, catfish and Walleye are also present.

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Lake Sidney Lanier Fishing Reports

Recently shared catches and fishing spots

  1. Prefishing for Skeeter

    2 lb. 8 oz. Spotted Bass

  2. Skeeter tournament this past weekend 27th and 28th. Lanier wasn’t great for us but we caught fish. Day 1 we were 4lbs from 1st and were 41st. Day two we ended 3lbs ...more out of money. The weather washed the areas out we found. We just wasn’t able to recover. We had 13.89 day 1 and 11.46 day 2. We still had fun as always.

    3 lb. 14 oz. Spotted Bass

  3. A rare LM for Lanier mid lake

    6 lb. 2 oz. Largemouth Bass with a 110+1

    1. Aldo Rosado 0
      break out the baptizing oil
    2. Nice Largie Mike👍
    3. mike gardiner 0
      thanks Scott!
    4. Scott Anderson 0
      Very nice
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  4. Caught 3 stripers before day night around dock lights, then this one around 12lb just at daybreak. My biggest strip so far on artificial. My bite is heating up!

    Striped Bass with a bomber longA

    1. Wow! Nice catch!
    2. mike gardiner 0
      appreciate that Josh and Etienne!
    3. awesome
    4. Nice work Mike! Congrats👊🏻.
    5. mike gardiner 0
      thanks Carl !
    6. carl schulze 0
      nice catch 👌
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  5. Flathead Catfish with a live bream

    1. Scott Sorrell 0
      You got those flatheads figured out
    2. Dominic Smith 0
      hell ya dude nice
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  6. Flathead Catfish with a live bream

  7. Flathead Catfish with a live bream

    1. Scott Sorrell 0
      Awesome colors
  8. Details: 1 lb. 12 in. Spotted Bass with a chug bug

  9. Been while since posted. Out early yesterday (before the crazies for the holiday weekend hit) on Lanier for some topwater schoolers. This one hit my gunfish 3x before ...more finally hooked up. Brought a wolfpack of 5-6 others with him. Nothing better as topwater as you know. Spybait also killer if not busting on top. Hope all have great 4th !!

    Spotted Bass

    1. mike gardiner 0
      thanks Josh!!
    2. Josh Sommerville 0
      Nice Spot Mike👍🏻👍🏻 Gonna fish that someday.Love to catch some big spots
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