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Top Carters Lake Fishing Spots

  1. Kellogg Creek
    3/20/2016 7:37:03 PM -


  2. Proctors Landing
    3/20/2016 7:37:09 PM -


  3. Fish Attractor 39
    2/18/2016 3:04:30 AM -


  4. Fish Attractor 48
    2/18/2016 3:04:44 AM -


  5. Fish Attractor 58
    2/18/2016 3:04:32 AM -


  6. Fish Attractor 45
    2/18/2016 3:04:42 AM -


  7. Fish Attractor 33
    2/18/2016 3:04:39 AM -


  8. Fish Attractor 42
    2/18/2016 3:04:42 AM -


  9. Fish Attractor 54
    2/18/2016 3:04:31 AM -


  10. Fish Attractor 29
    2/18/2016 3:04:38 AM -



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Carters Lake Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Carters Lake, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Channel Catfish

  2. Channel Catfish

    There is a 13.89% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 20 Channel Catfish counted.

    Carters Lake Channel Catfish Counts Chart
    Channel

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE CHANNEL CATFISH COUNTS CHART


  3. White Bass

  4. White Bass

    There is a 13.19% catch rate for White Bass, based on 19 White Bass counted.

    Carters Lake White Bass Counts Chart
    White

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE WHITE BASS COUNTS CHART


  5. Walleye

  6. Walleye

    There is a 9.03% catch rate for Walleye, based on 13 Walleye counted.

    Carters Lake Walleye Counts Chart
    Walleye

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE WALLEYE COUNTS CHART


  7. Gizzard Shad

  8. Gizzard Shad

    There is a 7.64% catch rate for Gizzard Shad, based on 11 Gizzard Shad counted.

    Carters Lake Gizzard Shad Counts Chart
    Gizzard

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE GIZZARD SHAD COUNTS CHART


  9. Spotted Bass

  10. Spotted Bass

    There is a 7.64% catch rate for Spotted Bass, based on 11 Spotted Bass counted.

    Carters Lake Spotted Bass Counts Chart
    Spotted

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE SPOTTED BASS COUNTS CHART


  11. Striped Bass

  12. Striped Bass

    There is a 7.64% catch rate for Striped Bass, based on 11 Striped Bass counted.

    Carters Lake Striped Bass Counts Chart
    Striped

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE STRIPED BASS COUNTS CHART


  13. Bluegill

  14. Bluegill

    There is a 5.56% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 8 Bluegill counted.

    Carters Lake Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE BLUEGILL COUNTS CHART


  15. Redbreast Sunfish

  16. Redbreast Sunfish

    There is a 5.56% catch rate for Redbreast Sunfish, based on 8 Redbreast Sunfish counted.

    Carters Lake Redbreast Sunfish Counts Chart
    Redbreast

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE REDBREAST SUNFISH COUNTS CHART


  17. Black Crappie

  18. Black Crappie

    There is a 4.86% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 7 Black Crappie counted.

    Carters Lake Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE BLACK CRAPPIE COUNTS CHART


  19. Common Carp

  20. Common Carp

    There is a 4.17% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 6 Common Carp counted.

    Carters Lake Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

    ENLARGE CARTERS LAKE COMMON CARP COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 23 species of fish and 144 fish counted for December around Carters Lake.

To date, there are 33 species of fish and a total of 9260 fish counted for Carters Lake and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 8/8/1936 (86 years).

Last Update: 12/8/2022 3:50:29 AM

*** 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.

View full Carters Lake Fishing Forecast to see all species and best lures and colors to use.

Latest Carters Lake Fishing Reports

  • Aug 2022
    7/20/2022 6:14:01 PM - Temp 84 Level full Clarity 3 ft tops    Waters warm lots of boat traffic on the weekends and the fish are deep it’s summer time on er’s Lake. This means start early or fish at


  • July 2022
    7/20/2022 6:11:45 PM - Temp 84 Level full Clarity 3 ft tops    Waters warm lots of boat traffic on the weekends and the fish are deep it’s summer time on er’s Lake. This means start early or fish at


  • June 2022
    7/20/2022 6:09:10 PM - Temp 81 Level full Clarity 12 ft  Well it’s summertime and the temps and boat traffic are pretty much on par for this time of year. Neither are great but if you start early or


  • May 2022 Fishing reports
    7/20/2022 6:01:28 PM - May 2022 Temp 78 Level full Clarity 10ft The spring walleye bite is over and it’s on to summer time fishing on Lake Blue Ridge. The last few weeks we have been on a good shall


  • April 2022 Fishing Report
    7/20/2022 5:55:41 PM -   by Eric Crowley   Water temperature: 65 degrees  lake level: full clarity: 8 feet.         The walleye bite has been really good the last few weeks. We have seen some really


  • February Stripers
    2/28/2021 1:41:35 PM - Temp: 48-52 Level:  +/-5 feet with rains  Clarity:  4 feet  The bite has been pretty typical for Feb stripers. The fish have scattered in the creeks as well as the water colum


  • Lake Blue Ridge Fishing Report
    2/15/2021 1:27:39 PM - Water temperature: 42 degrees Lake level: -14 feet Clarity: 5 feet. The lake has reached winter pool and winter temps. The bite has slowed down a bit but there’s still plenty


  • Fall Fly Fishing
    9/15/2020 3:13:11 PM - Fall is right around the corner.  Yes we’ve almost made it through the last of the humid days of summer.  The changing temperatures will for sure get the trout active and sea


  • Holiday weekend fishing was great!
    9/10/2020 2:55:41 PM - Still putting walleye in the boat despite being a holiday weekend. Turned out to be a beautiful evening with walleye in the box. The walleye bite has been good recently and th


  • Night fishing trips coming soon!
    9/4/2020 2:56:17 PM - Had to work for them today but had 4 walleye total. Kept two eaters let the others go. Night trips coming soon to beat this heat if your interested let me know.


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Top Carters Lake Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Nutter Rod & Reel Service
    Full service center as well as warranty repair center for major brand reels and Minn-Kota motors

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Top Carters Lake Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Lake and Stream Guide Service
    Operating on Carter's Lake , Blue Ridge Lake and all the rivers in the N Ga. Area.

  2. 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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