Kerr Reservoir

Mecklenburg - Virginia


  • 68 catches

  • 1K+ followers

  • 189 spots

(Buggs Island-East)The Largemouth Bass population has been increasing since the 80's. While it's not trophy water, the lake is loaded with 2-to 4-pounders. Kerr is one of the few reservoirs in the country with a health, naturally reproducing striped bass ...

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Kerr Reservoir Fishing Reports

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  1. 70 lb. Blue Catfish with a small crappie

  2. 8 oz. 10.0 in. Largemouth Bass

  3. my first striper

    Hybrid Striped Bass with a cut bait

  4. First Non-Largemouth! What is it? White Perch? White Bass? Also the first catch on my Pflueger President (that only took 2 months 😅) and umbrella rig. Although ...more I hooked one just before this and he bumped the boat and jumped off 🎣 I am better at losing fish than catching them 😂🤦✔️

    12 in. White Perch with a Umbrella Rig

    1. Fish Hunter 0
      WHite perch
    2. Brooklyn Pytlik 0
      Thanks!!
    3. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Doesn't looked like a white bass, like we have! I'm guessing it's a white perch! 🎣🐟
    4. Bill Fussell 0
      👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
    5. Tod Fisher 0
      Right on lol
    6. Brooklyn Pytlik 0
      Yeah! Just leafed through the free DGIF fishing booklet and it lists Kerr as top waterways for white bass. But after reading their descriptions of the 2 fish, I'm ...more definitely leaning back to perch too. Either way, apparently white perch is really a bass and is familiar to white and striped bass, so I think it's okay either way! Lol
    7. Tod Fisher 0
      it looks like there ARE white bass in Kerr according to vadgif. so I was wrong bout that
    8. Tod Fisher 0
      well im no expert but still looks like a perch to me. all the white bass I've ever caught were a little thicker through the body, a littler more silver to yellowish ...more and faint stripes.
    9. Brooklyn Pytlik 0
      Hey Tod, I changed the photo to show another angle of the fish. Mind seeing if it still looks like a perch to you?
    10. Brooklyn Pytlik 0
      That's what I thought but then the husband looked up a bunch of stuff online about comparisons between the 2, so then I figured it was a bass. I'll switch ...more the label back to perch 👍 Glad someone finally helped ID it though!! 😅👍
    11. Tod Fisher 0
      thats a nice size one 👍 good eatin too
    12. Tod Fisher 0
      Thats a perch Brooklyn. as far as I know there aren't any white bass in Kerr
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  5. There were so many large bass jumping around my boat I almost had a heart attack it was beating so painfully! Nabbed this one and then lost the next one right as ...more I got him next to the boat. God is good 🎣🚣‍♀️ Had a lot of bites from smaller fish but the 360 Search Bait was too big for any of them. I am satisfied with at least one from this vacation. 👍

    Largemouth Bass with a 360 Search Bait

    1. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice catch!🎣🐟
    2. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      WTG Brooklyn 👍🏻👍🏻
    3. Bill Fussell 0
      there ya go :) 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
    4. Brooklyn Pytlik 0
      You're sure right about that!! Thanks 👍👍👍
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      Even the small ones are fun to catch. Beats a skunk. WTG Brooklyn! 👍👍👍👍
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  6. Double header with two decent cats

    14 lb. 2 oz. 29 in. Blue Catfish with a cut bait

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