• Lake Russell 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

  • Lake Russell Fishing Report - GA

    LAKE RUSSELL IS FULL, CLEAR, 50’S


    Bass fishing is good. As the temperatures stable off some the bass will feed in the coves and pockets. Finding bait is a must. Use the jigs early then go to the crank baits like the Rapala DT10 and DT14. Shad is the best pattern. Fish small flats where they drop off to deeper water quickly. Look for signs of isolated rocks and any wood on the banks. The key will be to stay back and make long casts. This will keep the baits in the water longer and cover more area on the retrieve. Also take along a Carolina rig and some 1/4 ounce jigs. Alternate between the crank baits and bottom baits when fishing an area. Bass will move up early morning to feed then retreat to the deeper water. You can still catch the deeper Bass with those bottom baits. On the old road beds, points and submerged stumps, use the Lowrance Down Scan technology to spot the old rods and ditches as this can cover four times more bottom than sonar. Also, this technology can see the structure in real life, not two dimensional like sonar.


    Based on the Fish and Gamer Forecaster the middle morning to one pm is the best period this weekend. After lunch, fishing will be slow.


    We have all the details for our On the Water SONAR School on our web SCHOOLS page. We have the LOWRANCE CARBON and 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 158 feet from my boat. www.lowrance.com


    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.


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    We 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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