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Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Cold weather still brings good bites

Lake temperatures are in the lower 50s. Lake Lanier's water level is above full fool at 1,071.47 feet, which is .47 above a full pool of 1,071. The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained. The Chattahoochee River is clear to slightly stained below Buford Dam. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

December 19, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass fishing varies greatly based on the weather

Lake temperatures are in the mid to high 50s. Lake Lanier's water level has actually risen .12 feet above full pool and is 1,071.12 feet above sea level (full pool is 1,071).

December 05, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Deep bite improving

Lake temperatures are in the mid to high 50s. Lake Lanier's water level is .32 feet above full pool of 1,071. The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained. The Chattahoochee River is stained below Buford Dam. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

November 28, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Vandiver: A bountiful Thanksgiving harvest from the outdoors

What must the pilgrims have endured in 1621 when preparing for the first Thanksgiving or harvest feast?

November 28, 2013 | By Russell Vandiver For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Thanksgiving bounty ready to be caught

Lake Lanier temperatures range from high 50's into the low 60s. Lake Lanier's water level is still about six inches below full pool at 1,070.59 (full pool is 1071). The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained.

November 21, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Deep bite warms up in colder weather

Lake Lanier temperatures are in the high 50's. Lake Lanier's water level is just below full pool at 1,070.6 feet (full pool is 1,071). The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained.

November 14, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Fish are schooling as weather turns cooler

Lake temperatures are in the mid to upper 60s. Lake Lanier's water level is about even with the official full pool at 1,071.03 feet (full pool is 1,071). The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to slightly stained. The Chattahoochee River is clear. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river by calling 770-945-1466.

October 31, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Vandiver: Creating memories with the colors of fall

I have always loved the four seasons we have in Georgia, but fall is my favorite with all the colors that belong exclusively to the season. The brilliant colors of the turning leaves on trees, the glow of an open fireplace with an array of colors from different wood as it burns, fallen leaves meandering down a trout stream that tangle my bright yellow fly line, and seeing your breath on cold mornings while watching turkey, deer and squirrels search for white oak acorns are just a few of the colors of the fall I enjoy daily.

October 24, 2013 | | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Options abound for cool-water fishing

Lake temperatures are from the upper 60s in the mornings to low 70s in the afternoon. Lake Lanier's water level is around 1071.21, or .21 feet above a full pool of 1,071 feet. The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to slightly stained.

October 24, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Stripers biting hard around the banks

Lake Lanier temperatures are in the lower 70's. The water level is around 1,071.40 or .4 feet above a full pool of 1,071. The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to slightly stained. The Chattahoochee River is clear.

October 18, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass striking toward topwater lures, baits

Lake temperatures are in the mid-70s. Lake Lanier's water level is around 1,071.66, or 0.66 feet above a full pool of 1,071. The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to slightly stained. The Chattahoochee River is clear. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

October 10, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Many fishing areas not impacted by government shutdown

Lake temperatures are in the mid to upper 70s. Lake Lanier's water level is around 1,071.59 or .59 feet above a full pool of 1,071.

October 03, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Aim for docks, brush to catch most crappie

Lake temperatures are in the mid to upper 70s. Lake Lanier's water level is around 1,071.74 or .74 feet above a full pool of 1,071. The lake is clear. The creeks and rivers are clear in the mouths to stained in the backs. The Chattahoochee River is clear. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

September 26, 2013 | Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Running and gunning best tactic for bringing in spotted bass

Lake Lanier's water level is 1.12 feet (1,072.12) over the normal full pool of 1,071. Lake Lanier's water is clear on the main lake and clear to stained in the creeks and rivers. The Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam is clear.

September 12, 2013 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Vandiver: Time to make family memories with outdoors traditions

Dove season opened Saturday, signaling the start of our family hunting traditions of the fall.

September 12, 2013 | By Russell Vandiver For The Times | Outdoors


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Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Striper biting hard on the main lake

Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level is 1069.81 or.1.19 feet below full pool of 1071. Water temperatures continue to stay between 80 and 85 degrees. Lake Lanier is clear on main lake and clear to slightly stained in the rivers and creeks. The Chattahoochee River is clear below Buford Dam. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

August 28, 2014 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Hot weather cools fishing

Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level has dropped below 1,070 feet for the first time in over a year. The water level has dropped to 1,069.81 or .1.19 feet below full pool of 1,071. Water temperatures are creeping up into the mid-80s. Lake Lanier is clear on main lake and clear to slightly stained in the rivers and creeks. The Chattahoochee River is clear below Buford Dam. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

August 22, 2014 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


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