• Jackson Lake Fishing Report - GA

    Southern Fishing Schools
    (770) 889-2654 http://www.southernfishing.com/ ken@southernfishing.com
  • SOUTHERN FISHING SCHOOLS INC. is the ONLY full time Fishing School in the south. We have been fishing these lakes and streams of the south since 1957. We have attended more than 40 worlds championship events, that include 26 Bassmasters Classics, 7 Red Man All Americans and 5 BassNGal World Finals. We can teach anglers of all skill levels how to find and catch more bass

  • Jackson Lake Fishing Report - GA

    LAKE JACKSON IS DOWN .59 FEET, 80’S


    Bass fishing is fair. Most of the day’s fish are on deep structure, deeper docks, and blow downs. Early morning fishing is good throwing a buzz baits or torpedo style prop baits. Deep running cranks baits and Carolina rigged plastics should be thrown during the day. Before the sun gets up, stick to power fishing with buzz baits. Covering water can be the key to success. Sammie’s or Prop baits fish a little slower, but try these baits in prime areas. Near wood or rock structure for instance. Fish should strike on or after a pause. Some mornings you may find the fish prefer the slower plausible baits. Focus on main lake rock, riprap, and sea wall features. Fish main lake areas with some depth at or near the banks. When the sun gets up, spots and LM can be taken deeper on rocky points, blow downs, boulders, and humps. Mid day bass will be holding from 12 to 25 feet deep depending on the conditions, location, and species. Finding a crank bait bite can be fairly easy out on the deep structure like points and humps. The Bandit 300 in a natural color is a good choice. Pull up to the points and try your crank bait. Follow up with plastic and be willing to move on to the next point when the action dies. Do not overlook the floating docks in deep water. A run up the South or Yellow river can be worthwhile as they will hold slightly cooler and more stained water. I like to target the older wood structure with a jig/craw trailer. At night, try staying out on the points down lake and fish deep with the Carolina rig. Good spotted bass action can heat up after sun down in these areas. Try finesse worms, trick worms, or French fry style baits. Fan cast thoroughly in areas where you mark bait with sonar.


    On Saturday September 30, 2017 2pm at Bass Pro Shops in Lawrenceville learn BASICS OF ELECTRONICS BY LOWRANCE PRO STAFF KEN STURDIVANT


    Meet Lowrance Pro Staff, Ken Sturdivant at Bass Pro Shops for the Guide & Outfitters Day on September 23, 2017 at the store in Lawrenceville, Georgia. This event is from noon until 5pm.


    Ask for a free sonar set up sheet by sending me an email to ken@southernfishing.com. Please tell me what model machine you have.


    We recommend Overboard Designs for 2956 Waterworks Road Buford Georgia 30518 Phone 678.714.7122.


    The Advantage Boat Center in Cumming Georgia offer sales service and storage close to Lake Lanier. 678 771 8745. Ask for Myra.


    We recommend Transducer Shield and Savers. Protect your investment.


    We have the LOWRANCE Gen 3 Touch and the game changing technology in the NEW 3D Lowrance Technology on our boat. Bring any HDS machine only to Lake Lanier and learn it ALL in one day. Call Ken for details. See our Southern Fishing Schools page for the latest screen shots of the LOWRANCE 3D technology. See bass over a ladder in 10 feet of water 168 feet from my boat. www.lowrance.com.


    Anglers have these books for sale BASS FISHING ON WEST POINT LAKE BASS FISHING LAKE RUSSELL BASS FISHING WEST POINT LAKE and BASS FISHING LAKE HARTWELL. These books have lots of bass fishing and covers every week of the year. Each book $39.00. If you would like a sample of any book send us an e mail to ken@southernfishing.com.


    We offer these waypoints for sale. You get the coordinates and you load them into your GPS unit for Lake Allatoona for $99.00 Lake Lanier for $99.00 Lake Oconee for $99.00 Lake Weiss for $99.00 Lake Hartwell for $99.00 WAYPOINTS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE


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