Athens Fishing Report
- Oct 20, 2021
- GOOD. Water lightly stained; 75 degrees; 0.15 feet low. Largemouth bass are fair, scattered but schooling up and moving fast to chase the shad. Small spinner baits and rattle traps are catching a few. Crappie are slow and scattered in submerged brushpiles in 20-25 feet of water on jigs, shiners or minnows. Catfish are good on live bait and earthworms.
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