Lake Norman

Catawba - North Carolina


  • 610 catches

  • 2K+ followers

  • 508 spots

Nice numbers of fish but a limited trophy fishery. Largemouth, Crappie, stripers and blue catfish head the species list. 32,500 acres

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Lake Norman Fishing Reports

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  1. This was the largest spot of the day. Caught two more after this that were not picture worthy for a total of 6 on the day.

    Spotted Bass with a River2Sea Whopper Plopper

  2. This was my only catch today not on a Whopper Plopper

    Spotted Bass with a Gary Yamamoto Hula Skirt Grub -Pumpkin with Black Fleck

  3. Caught in very shallow water right along a sandy shore

    Spotted Bass with a River2Sea Whopper Plopper

  4. 2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a z-Man Finesse Jig

    1. Mark Kucera 0
      and if it came out of Lake Norman it’s probably a spotted bass. there are some large mouth bass in the lake but you will get at least 10 spots for every large mouth.
    2. John Thompson 0
      nice catch
    3. Thank you Brady. New to LKN, so happy for amy intel and guidance y’all provide. Either way, fun to catch.
    4. Brady Field 0
      They also have a small tooth patch on their tongues and their spines on their back are all one instead of splitting into two separate patches.
    5. Brady Field 0
      That actually looks more like a spotted bass. you can usually tell by the pattern above the black lateral line on the bass’s back . that’s a pretty good sized spot ...more too
    6. Ralph Justice 0
      Nice.
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  5. Spotted Bass with a rubber worm weighted hook

    1. John Thompson 0
      shallow water between shoals sign and island
    2. Deep or shallow?
    3. Nice!
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  6. Channel Catfish with a spoon

  7. Largemouth Bass with a white grub

  8. It’s been a flathead kind of day.......

    10 lb. Flathead Catfish

    1. stoney turner 0
      love them flat heads
  9. Beautiful night made better by big flatheads

    19 lb. 8 oz. Flathead Catfish

    1. stoney turner 0
      whew....nice fish

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