Roaring River

Jackson County - Tennessee


  • 11 catches

  • 61 followers

  • 2 spots

This river system in Jackson County is a tributary of the Cumberland River and is loaded with many different species. The lower section near the mouth is full of catfish, sauger, crappie, and other non-game fish species. Near the Roaring River Recreation ...

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  1. Caught some bedding smallmouth today, three over 18"

    2 lb. 10 oz. 19 in. Smallmouth Bass

    1. Nice one Will! šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»
  2. New to the area. Iā€™m looking to fish for largemouth and smallmouth bass. Some crappie at times. I hope to move this spring to Gainesboro and start fishing the waters ...more near by. Can anyone help me on where to start, and a head# up if there are any dangerous water. Thanks

  3. Nice to wade for the big brown ones again

    2 lb. 11 oz. 19 in. Smallmouth Bass

    1. Brandon Allen 0
      where was you wading at?
    2. Sheldon Tinsley 0
      Nice fish, That little river has some real good fishing in some of the remote stretches. Used to have some big redeye in parts of it as well. Old timers would use ...more cane poles and white jigs to tease the big ones out from under boulders. When the water warms enough there are about half dozen really good wading streams locally that hold smallmouths of 5lbs or so,,even bigger if you can handle a runaway train on ultralite tackle, it dont get much better imo
    3. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Jumbo smallie bro!! Great view, love the looks of them woods.. (MUSHROOMS) LOL
    4. Buddy Pierce 0
      Nice tank!!!
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      Awesome Smallie Will! Beautiful stream! šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»šŸ‘šŸ»
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  4. Cool day at the creek! I caught a big smallmouth for a small mountain creek, josh caught a stud Coosa bass, and Megan caught a rare Smallmouth x Coosa bass hybrid!

    1 lb. 14 in. Redeye Bass with a nedrig

    1. Brandon Allen 0
      nice catch to all
    2. Will Schibig 0
      And nice to be back Noah
    3. Will Schibig 0
      Thank you to all of you
    4. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Congrats on them catches.. Never seen a Coosa bass before.. Very cool!! šŸ‘ŠšŸ‘
    5. john stimson 0
      a good day ,gr8 pics
    6. Noah Shapiro 0
      Long time no see will
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  5. Learned the hard way to switch out old braid when I lost 5 over 18ā€ today when they snapped off but atleast I got one of them to the bank

    3 lb. 10 oz. 20 in. Smallmouth Bass

    1. Brandon Allen 0
      where was this fish caught on roaring river?
    2. Will Schibig 0
      Fish upstream from the boils access area
    3. Houston Hunt 0
      Dude! I'm going to Roaring River for the first time this wkend traveling from Murfreesboro. Any pointers or access advice?
    4. Robert Coleman 0
      Live and learn Will. We've all been there at some point in our fishing endeavors! Nice Smallie there bud! šŸ‘šŸ‘šŸ‘
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  6. Mad because I lost a 4.5lb creek smallmouth at the bank right after this

    2 lb. 5 oz. 17 in. Smallmouth Bass

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      Ahhhh, the 'Ol "Big one got away" story! Lol Couldn't resist Will. Nice Smallie there bud! šŸ‘šŸ‘šŸ‘šŸ‘
    2. Rick Baker 0
      gorgeous smallmouth will! nice !
    3. jeff mcelroy 0
      good one Will
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  7. Details: Blackburn Fork Bridge

  8. Caught a few chunk smallmouth full of eggs below Cummins Falls, along with dozens of smaller ones

    2 lb. 2 oz. 16 in. Smallmouth Bass with a Swimbait

    1. Brandon Allen 0
      how log ago has this been nice catch?
    2. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Nice catch Will, and sweet view!
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  9. Little bass after class

    16 in. Smallmouth Bass with a fluke

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      Nice one Will! šŸ‘šŸ‘šŸ‘

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