• Lake Cumberland Fishing Report for April 11 th 2017.

    Sasser's Guide Service
    (606) 387-8949 http://www.sassersguideservice.com/index.html lances01@windstream.net
  • I fish out of spacious 23 foot boat, which is now fully enclosed and heated for fowl weather. It is also equipped with modern electronics. I have dedicated my life to following the powerful striped bass. I will do everything in my power to help you have a memorable and successful fishing adventure.I have over 15 years, fishing experience on Lake Cumberland so, I know where the BIG ones are!!!

  • Lake Cumberland Fishing Report for April 11 th 2017.

    The water temp is in the upper 50's and clear in most places on the lower end of the lake. Spring is in the air and most fish are biting pretty good.

    Great numbers of bass have been caught lately with some of them already starting to bed.



    Good numbers of crappie have also been reported up major creeks fishing 5 to 15 ft deep close to cover.


    Striper fishing has slowly improved most days. The real windy days I have had to bottom fish with fair numbers of stripers but good numbers of quality smallmouth. The calmer days I have been pulling planers from surface to 30 ft deep. We are gradually working our way to the main lake. Spotty reports of night fishing is starting on the main lake also.



    The river unfortunately has been sub par so far. The generation schedule is not good with them turning off the water every night. As a fisherman we can easily find excuses why fishing is not good. lol This is the first spring in a long time that I have not done super good on big trout in the boils.






    God Bless
    Lance Sasser
  • Search Fishin.com

  • Observed and Forcast Graph
    Water Released & Observed Wolf Creek

    COE Louisville District
    Daily Lake Report
    More Lake & River info

  • Recent Articles

    Mike Gerry

    Tips for Top Water Fishing

    As we progress forward into the warm summer the heavier grass and the water temperatures continue to rise, one of the best presentations over grass is fishing some sort of top water bait. I donít know anyone that doesnít enjoy fishing top water; itís fun, itís aggressive and... read more
    Mike Gerry 1 Week Ago
    Judy Helmey

    Fishing in the Good Ol Days

    Please let me never forget about the good old days!



    This is a picture that was given to me by Captain Elizabeth and Cecil Johnson. It was taken from the Lazaretto Creek Bridge. The first boat on the outside of the dock was my fatherís boat named... read more
    Judy Helmey 2 Weeks Ago
    Lee McClellan

    Two Good Options for Early Summer Fishing

    June is one of the best months for outside activities such as fishing. However, many predator species, such as largemouth bass, have already completed their annual reproductive ritual and kind of sulk through June.
    It can be a tough month for fishing in lakes and reservoirs,... read more
    Lee McClellan 2 Weeks Ago
    Mike Gerry

    My Favorite Deep Summer Time Baits

    When the water warms up and the bass move deep itís time to get to my favorite deep presentations. I believe just a little confidence in some of my go-to baits and you will be successful fishing those deep spots. First and foremost you have to locate the deep fish; your Lowrance... read more
    Mike Gerry 2 Weeks Ago
    Mike Gerry

    Summer Time Shallow Fishing

    As the heat of the summer moves upon us, most fisherman believe that fishing in 20 plus ft. of water is where they need to be to catch fish; although this is a correct belief it is not necessarily the only way to catch fish. Bass do live in the shallow water during the hottest... read more
    Mike Gerry 3 Weeks Ago