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Blue Ridge Lake Fishing



Blue Ridge Lake Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Blue Ridge Lake, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Walleye

  2. Walleye

    There is a 14.51% catch rate for Walleye, based on 85 Walleye counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Walleye Counts Chart
    Walleye

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  3. Channel Catfish

  4. Channel Catfish

    There is a 14.16% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 83 Channel Catfish counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Channel Catfish Counts Chart
    Channel

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  5. White Bass

  6. White Bass

    There is a 14.16% catch rate for White Bass, based on 83 White Bass counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake White Bass Counts Chart
    White

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  7. Spotted Bass

  8. Spotted Bass

    There is a 10.24% catch rate for Spotted Bass, based on 60 Spotted Bass counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Spotted Bass Counts Chart
    Spotted

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  9. Gizzard Shad

  10. Gizzard Shad

    There is a 8.7% catch rate for Gizzard Shad, based on 51 Gizzard Shad counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Gizzard Shad Counts Chart
    Gizzard

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  11. Striped Bass

  12. Striped Bass

    There is a 7.85% catch rate for Striped Bass, based on 46 Striped Bass counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Striped Bass Counts Chart
    Striped

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  13. Black Crappie

  14. Black Crappie

    There is a 6.66% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 39 Black Crappie counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

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  15. Bluegill

  16. Bluegill

    There is a 5.8% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 34 Bluegill counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

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  17. Smallmouth Bass

  18. Smallmouth Bass

    There is a 5.46% catch rate for Smallmouth Bass, based on 32 Smallmouth Bass counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Smallmouth Bass Counts Chart
    Smallmouth

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  19. Flathead Catfish

  20. Flathead Catfish

    There is a 3.24% catch rate for Flathead Catfish, based on 19 Flathead Catfish counted.

    Blue Ridge Lake Flathead Catfish Counts Chart
    Flathead

    ENLARGE BLUE RIDGE LAKE FLATHEAD CATFISH COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 19 species of fish and 586 fish counted for February around Blue Ridge Lake.

To date, there are 37 species of fish and a total of 12449 fish counted for Blue Ridge Lake and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 5/20/1936 (88 years).

Last Update: 2/20/2024 9:56:06 PM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Blue Ridge Lake are the following:

  1. Fish Attractor 48


  2. Rainbow Trout127


  3. Fish Attractor 33


  4. Alabama Bass3


  5. Fish Attractor 22


  6. Fish Attractor 45


  7. Fish Attractor 42


  8. Alabama Bass2


  9. Fish Attractor 29


  10. Fish Attractor 32


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Latest Blue Ridge Lake Fishing Reports

  • Feb 2024 Blue Ridge Lake Fishing report
    Blue ridge lake Temp 48 Level-18ft Clarity 12ft Feb typically brings our coldest temps of the year. These cold temps will drive fish deep to more stable water temps.This time


  • Feb 2023 ers Lake Fishing Report
    ers Temp 49 Level full to -6 ft Clarity 8 ft Feb typically brings our coldest temps of the year. These cold temps will drive fish deep to more stable water temps.This time of


  • Jan 2024 ers Lake Fishing Report
    Temp 52 Clarity 3 ft Level – 4ft er’s has been fishing pretty well. The walleye are not schooled up but in small groups holding near the bottom on points and humps. Look for t


  • Dec 2023 ers Lake fishing report
    temp 53 level -6ft clarity 7 feet Even in cold weather fishing can be rewarding. Understanding fish behavior during the coldest times can be enjoyable. Vertical fishing is key


  • Dec 2023 Blue Ridge Lake fishing report
    Temp 52 Level  down 16.5 ft Clarity10ft Walleye Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean you can’t catch fish.  In fact if you learn how fish act in the coldest times of the yr it


  • Nov 2023 ers Lake Fishing Report
    Temp 59 Level -4ft Clarity 8 ft The never ending turnover has finally finished and the lakes fishing pretty good. The walleye are holding near timber and on humps in 50 to 70f


  • Nov 2023 Blue Ridge Lake Report
    Lake Blue Ridge Temp 57 Level -16ft Clarity 12 ft Walleye bite continues to be consistent as the temps and lake levels fall. We are in the sweet spot now cool water and steady


  • December 2023
    Moving into the month of December the top water bite declines and the bottom is where you need to have your nymph. Do not be afraid to continue with a dry dropper setup as th


  • Oct 2023 Blue Ridge Lake fishing reports
    Blue Ridge OCT 2023 Temp 77 Level -6  ft Clarity 9ft        Ahhhhctober with hunting season football season youth sports and school in session the lakes been pretty empty of b


  • Oct 2023 ers Lake Fishing report
    ers Lake October 2023 Temp 78 Level full Clarity 4 ft Ahhhhctober with hunting season football season youth sports and school in session the lakes been pretty empty of boat tr


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Top Blue Ridge Lake Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Welch's Guide Service
    We are located roughly 85 miles north of Atlanta in Blue Ridge, GA. We have access to over eight different lakes in three different states (North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee). Our fishing guides are licensed Captains and can get you hooked on smallm

  2. Chestatee Fly Fishing
    Chestatee Fly Fishing is located in historic Dahlonega, Georgia. Dahlonega is the site of the first major U.S. gold rush and is surrounded by beautiful trout waters at the base of the Appalachian Mountains.

  3. Reel Angling Adventures
    Experience ... Exposure ... Execution ... Engagement -- That's real fishing with Reel Angling Adventures! Guided fly-fishing and conventional fishing for bass, trout, stripers, panfish and more across the waters of the southern Appalachian Mounta

  4. Reel'em In Guide Service
    Serving all of North Georgia and Western North Carolina. We are based outside of Ellijay and Ellijay's first fly fishing guide service, est. 2001. Ellijay is about 75 minutes north of Atlanta and 60 minutes southeast of Chattanooga. We are settle

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