I'm happy to report that Dale Hollow is on fire. Water temps are near 50. And the lake is almost in spring pattern. Right now swim baits, jerk baits, and crank baits are key. The largemouth have sprung up big time. After catching fish all day we caught more green fish than brown
Hey anglers. Here is your January Dale Hollow report, water temps are in the low 40's near the dam and high 30's up the lake by Lillydale. Some days the fish are biting and some days they are not. It's been kinda tough for me recently but if you put your time in you will find
Hello fishing enthusiasts! Here is your Dale hollow fishing report for November 2013. Water temperatures have fallen to near 53į And the fish are starting to move up to shallower water. Tail spinner and football jig is what I'm catching most of my fish on. In the mornings I'm
Hey anglers, sorry its been so long since my last update. The water temps are 63 and the water is clear on the main lake with a slight stain in the backs of the creeks. The weather is changing fast and the water will get cooler with the cold nights we've been having.
Howdy anglers. This is your smallmouth report for Dale Hollow lake. I spent 18 days on the water during the month of July and the bite has changed several times. The lower end of the lake has been all but dead when it comes to catching fish. So I've been running up lake 15-35
Well folks... The fishing is improving big time. The bass have moved up real shallow at night. And eating on the surface in the morning, the top water bite is the only time you'll see a grown man soil his pants and smile at the same time. Lol. It's so much fun it should
Hey anglers. This report comes to you from a confused angler. The bite is hit and miss, one day they are biting the next nothing.
The water is about 3 feet above summer pool, so the water is in the trees. The Core is pulling water pretty hard do it wont be up long.
Hey fellow anglers, I'm very sorry its been so long since my last update. I've been able to escape from work and go fishing the last couple weekends. I went down to prefish for a tournament and then came back the next weekend for the tournament. The bite has been slow
Hey there fellow anglers,
I'm so sorry its been so long since my last post, I recently lost my father so I haven't been on the water much. But I did get to spend a 10 days on the water after the Thanksgiving holiday. The bite is very tough right now but
Hey there fellow anglers,
I'm writing this report from the lake, because it seems that I have an addiction. I'm hooked on this night bite, with the full moon just past the bite has picked up big time. The moon has been rising later and staying
Well the hot temps have not slowed the fishing down any. The
fished have moved into a full summer pattern. 20-30 feet deep and
feeding off the bottom, they are eating jigs, spinner baits and even a
swimbait worked along
After a week on the water and fishing about 5 of 7 nights I
can say that the Smallmouth have moved to deeper water. When my
vacation began the majority of my fish came from 7-12 feet of water.
But as the
With the SPRO frog only tournament in the rear window and our insistence that we make it better every year I thought it would be good timing to self analysis the tournament; letís look at what we can improve on. I must first say that every good company critiques their business... read more
Every year as we transition into August and September, the search begins for the fall bite; as the bass move under the grass and off the deep ledges! The fact is that not all the bass move under the grass and there is still a big nucleus of fish that stay on the deep ledges... read more
Bass catching during the winter of 2013-14 was awesome. I just went through my pictures trying to find some for this article. I had no problems locating photos of the Biggest of the Big bass. I did have problems with too many photos. That is a problem all bass anglers like;... read more
With this year being one of transition from individuals paying for their weed control around their docks and water front areas; there has been numerous complaints that the TVA is spraying areas of the lake beyond all agreed to management control areas. This is absolutely not... read more
Changes in the lake and lack of early grass have folks wondering how they catch a fish on a frog. Where are all those blow-ups we used to have and how come I canít hear the bream sucking bugs off the top of the water around the matted areas of the lake? All great questions,... read more
As we have progressed into the SPRO frog only tournament and the date nears there have been some consistent questions that keep coming up so I thought I would answer some of the most frequently asked questions.
The first question has been can we modify the... read more