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Vandiver: Hunting season elicits happy memories

Hunting season has arrived with some early fall weather. Dove season got off to a great start for our family and friends at noon on Sept. 5. The food for our tailgate lunch preceding the shoot was excellent. Nothing like visiting with family and friends, old and new, over a plate of wild game and sweet tea.

September 17, 2015 | By Russell Vandiver For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Anglers should move closer to shallow waters as temperatures cool

Lake Lanier's water level is right around 1,066.80 or 4.20 feet below the normal full pool of 1071. The main lake is clear to stained, and the creeks and rivers are stained. The Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam is clear. Lake temperatures remain in the low 80s. Please check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466.

September 17, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Trout fishing remains strong in creeks, streams

Lake Lanier's water level dropped slightly and is at 1,067.19, feet, or 3.81 feet below the normal full pool of 1,071.

September 10, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Shorter daylight hours improve fishing opportunities

Lake Lanier's water level has held very steady the past few weeks and is 1,067.43 feet, or 3.57 feet below the normal full pool of 1,071. Lake Lanier's water is slightly stained on main lake and stained to very stained in the feeder creek arms and rivers.

September 03, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass and bream becoming hot commodities

Lake Lanier's water level is 3.27 feet (1,067.73) below the normal full pool of 1071. Lake Lanier's water is slightly stained on main lake, and stained to very stained or muddy in some of the feeder creek's arms and rivers. The Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam is clear.

August 27, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Spotted bass becoming popular catch

Lake Lanier's water level has dropped again and is right around 1067.58 feet or 3.42 feet below a full pool at 1071. Lake Lanier's water is clear to stained on main lake and slightly stained to very stained in the creeks, pockets and rivers. Lake water temperatures are in the upper 80s and even warmer in some areas. The Chattahoochee River is clear below Buford Dam. School is back in for most students so Lake Lanier has been quieter during the week.

August 13, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Vandiver: Hunting part of our long tradition

Hunting season is on its way. I know, it certainly does not feel like it with 95 degree temperatures and dry conditions, but dove season opens in a mere three weeks. We can't wait until noon on Sept. 5 to fire the first shots at acrobatic doves that are sure to be dive-bombing the sunflowers and millet that will be fresh cut just in time.

August 13, 2015 | By Russell Vandiver For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass, stripers set up deep on strong summertime pattern

Lake Lanier's water level has dropped again and is right around 1,067.79 feet or 3.21 feet below a full pool at 1,071.

August 06, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Patience rewarded for anglers looking for bass, stripers

Lake Lanier's water level has dropped a little, and is 1068.21 feet, which is 2.79 feet below a full pool at 1071. There are some short and long-term weather forecasts for more rain showers, which will be welcomed. Lake Lanier's water is clear to stained on main lake and clear to very stained in the creeks, pockets and rivers. Lake water temperatures are in the mid to upper 80s. The Chattahoochee River is clear.

July 30, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Trout more plentiful early in the day

Lake Lanier water level is 1068.95 or 2.05 feet lower the normal full pool of 1071. Lake Lanier's water is clear to stained on main lake and clear to very stained in the creeks and rivers. Lake water temperatures are in the mid 80's. The Chattahoochee River is clear.

July 16, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Look deeper to find best bite of stripers

Lake Lanier's water level is at 1,069.14 feet, which is 1.86 feet lower the normal full pool of 1,071. Lake Lanier's water is clear or slightly stained from boat traffic on main lake and clear to very stained from heavy rains in the creeks and rivers.

July 02, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich Associated Press | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Summertime fish as active as anglers targeting them

Lake Lanier's water level is 1,069.44 or 1.56 feet below a full pool of 1,071. Lake water temperatures are in the mid 80s.

June 25, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Drastic rise in temperature not hurting bass catch

Lake Lanier's water level is 1,069.97 feet or 1.03 feet below a full pool of 1,071.

June 18, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Striper moving deeper as temperatures rise

Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level is 1,070.28 feet, or only .72 feet below a full pool of 1,071. Water temperatures are in the low 80s. The main lake is clear and stained around the banks from boat traffic. The creeks and rivers are clear in the mouths to stained in the backs.

June 11, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Late spring topwater action heating up

Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level is 1,070.53 feet or only .47 feet below a full pool of 1,071. Water temperatures range from the upper 70s to low 80s.

June 05, 2015 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


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Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass, stripers and crappie are all biting in deep water

Lake Lanier's water level continues to drop which is normal for summer. Currently the lake level is at 1,066.79 or 4.21 ...

July 21, 2016 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass fishing OK, trout fishing still good on Chattahoochee

Lake Lanier's water level is noticeably down at 1,067.05 or 3.95 feet below the normal full pool at 1,071. The ...

July 14, 2016 | By Eric Aldrich For The Times | Outdoors


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