Percy Priest Lake

Rutherford - Tennessee


  • 761 catches

  • 2K+ followers

  • 396 spots

Three species of black bass, striped bass, Cherokee bass and catfish top the wish list here. Crappie and Bluegill provide panfish action. Only 10 miles from Nashville, Priest is considered one of the finest smallmouth lakes in Tennessee. 14,200 acres

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Percy Priest Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. 94.0 15.0 in. Hybrid Striped Bass with a swimbait

  2. 94.0 15.0 in. Hybrid Striped Bass with a swimbait

    1. nice. hybrid. Early Christmas gift. JB 🎣🐟
    2. Jason Schall 0
      Nice hybrid!
    3. nice one! what part of the lake are they in? I’m planning on going on Thursday
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  3. Largemouth Bass with a Jig

    1. Nice one Will👍🏻
    2. Rick S 0
      Nice Bass!!
    3. Seth Buttram 0
      Nice chunk Will...
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  4. Fishing for crappie. Couldn’t catch a break but caught this guy.

    3 lb. 6 oz. 20 in. Blue Catfish with a minnow

    1. Looks like a channel cat
    2. well you didn’t go home empty handed. better luck next time. JB 🎣🐟
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  5. 88.0 25.0 in. Channel Catfish with a crappie

  6. 80 deg fall

    17 in. Largemouth Bass with a crankbait craw 4s

    1. No pics?
  7. 80 deg fall

    17 in. Largemouth Bass with a crankbait craw 4s

    1. nice fish good job Abe 🎣🐟. JB
  8. Details: 15 in. Largemouth Bass with a crankbait craw 4s

    80 deg early fall

  9. Cold start this morning

    39.0 Largemouth Bass with a Jig

    1. jeff mcelroy 0
      get the net!
    2. Will Stewart 0
      Thanks JB
    3. good job. nice Large Mouth. JB 🎣
    4. Will Stewart 0
      Thanks Seth & Jen
    5. Jen Beery 0
      nice catch!
    6. Jen Beery 0
      nice catch!
    7. Seth Buttram 0
      Nice chunk Will!!!
    8. Will Stewart 0
      Thank you Josh & Rick
    9. Nice one Will👍🏻
    10. Rick S 0
      Nice bass Will ! temps are dropping here also
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  10. 32.0 16.0 in. Channel Catfish with a chicken liver

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