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Lay Lake Fishing



Lay Lake Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Lay Lake, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Longear Sunfish

  2. Longear Sunfish

    There is a 28.84% catch rate for Longear Sunfish, based on 62 Longear Sunfish counted.

    Lay Lake Longear Sunfish Counts Chart
    Longear

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  3. Bluegill

  4. Bluegill

    There is a 19.07% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 41 Bluegill counted.

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    Bluegill

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  5. Green Sunfish

  6. Green Sunfish

    There is a 10.23% catch rate for Green Sunfish, based on 22 Green Sunfish counted.

    Lay Lake Green Sunfish Counts Chart
    Green

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  7. Largemouth Bass

  8. Largemouth Bass

    There is a 7.91% catch rate for Largemouth Bass, based on 17 Largemouth Bass counted.

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    Largemouth

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  9. Spotted Bass

  10. Spotted Bass

    There is a 6.98% catch rate for Spotted Bass, based on 15 Spotted Bass counted.

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  11. Redbreast Sunfish

  12. Redbreast Sunfish

    There is a 6.05% catch rate for Redbreast Sunfish, based on 13 Redbreast Sunfish counted.

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    Redbreast

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  13. Redear Sunfish

  14. Redear Sunfish

    There is a 5.12% catch rate for Redear Sunfish, based on 11 Redear Sunfish counted.

    Lay Lake Redear Sunfish Counts Chart
    Redear

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  15. Channel Catfish

  16. Channel Catfish

    There is a 4.65% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 10 Channel Catfish counted.

    Lay Lake Channel Catfish Counts Chart
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  17. Chain Pickerel

  18. Chain Pickerel

    There is a 2.79% catch rate for Chain Pickerel, based on 6 Chain Pickerel counted.

    Lay Lake Chain Pickerel Counts Chart
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  19. Warmouth

  20. Warmouth

    There is a 2.79% catch rate for Warmouth, based on 6 Warmouth counted.

    Lay Lake Warmouth Counts Chart
    Warmouth

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Recommendations above based on 15 species of fish and 215 fish counted for May around Lay Lake.

To date, there are 26 species of fish and a total of 1920 fish counted for Lay Lake and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 6/1/1937 (87 years).

Last Update: 5/20/2024 9:35:46 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 Lay Lake are the following:

  1. Bonners Point Boat Ramp
    Bonners Point Boat Ramp


  2. Shallow grassy point


  3. Boat Ramp
    Boat Ramp


  4. Paint Creek State Ramp
    Paint Creek State Ramp


  5. Narrows Boat Launch
    Narrows Boat Launch


  6. Haesletts Vegetation
    Haesletts Vegetation


  7. Flooded Timber Chatterbait
    Good spring pre spawn with Bream colored chatterbait


  8. Shallow grassy point


  9. BI Hump
    BI Hump


  10. Bluegill98


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  1. Woods Surfside Marina
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