• Lake Cumberland fishing report for may 14,2017

    Sasser's Guide Service
    (606) 387-8949 http://www.sassersguideservice.com/index.html lances01@windstream.net
  • Lance Sasser's Avatar

    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 may 14,2017

    Lake Cumberland fishing report for may 14,2017. The water temp is approaching 70 degrees and high. With the recent rains the water level is high but the debris has not been too bad on the lower end of the lake. The bass are starting to come off the beds and have been caught on normal early summer patterns. Topwater early then deeper approaches later in the morning. Decent numbers of crappie have been caught in major creeks fished close to cover in 5 to 15 ft of water on minnows and jigs.











    Striper fishing has been fair at best. I will say it's been better than last may but still nothing like the numbers we was catching in April. The best technique has been planer boards fished 10 to 30 ft deep on the main lake. As soon as spawn ends fishing will be super good again.
    With the recent high water the river level has finally stayed high for a extended amount of time. With that trout and stripers are up decent in the tail water. We have had some really good days lately fishing shad from the surface to 15 feet deep depending on the amount of water flow.
    God Bless
    Lance Sasser
    Comments 1 Comment
    1. peter's Avatar
      peter -
      Big ones!
  • 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

    Cold Water Baits

    Its always tough to decide in the winter what baits to choose and which of them have the best chance at being successful. To me it narrows itself down to a few that can be used for a multiple of depths and speeds. Meaning you can choose a bait that is generally known to cover... read more
    Mike Gerry 1 Week Ago
    Judy Helmey

    A fishing rod can be called a fishing pole!

    How many poles do you see on the Miss Judy Too?




    Trust me when I say, “A fishing rod can be called a fishing pole!”

    Many years ago after getting my charter captain license I tried everything that I could to get extra business.... read more
    Judy Helmey 1 Week Ago
    Judy Helmey

    Bringing Back the Old Ways!

    Check out the crushers that are located inside a sheepshead mouth!




    Did you know that a sheepshead can **** the insides out of a fiddle so fast that it is known for leaving the empty crab carcass still hanging on your hook. This is definitelya... read more
    Judy Helmey 3 Weeks Ago
    Judy Helmey

    NYE: Little Miss Judy’s Believe it Or Not

    New Year’s Eve at the Grand Oglethorpe Hotel
    I have to admit that this one of those stories that I wrote and every time I re-read it I re-live it! I am so happy that my memory banks are still intact.

    Photos by Jerry Helmey (my mother)

    ... read more
    Judy Helmey 4 Weeks Ago