Athens Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters (Georgia)

Athens Fishing

Athens (GA) Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, and Fishing Spots
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Georgia Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Georgia Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

About Athens (GA) Fishing was built for the outdoorsmen and outdoorswomen using a crowd sourcing model whereby we leave the local knowledge to the locals. Make edits, update details, share reports, and record your catches with photos, locations, and much more. We invite you to share your passion and your expertise.

For those interested in fishing Athens's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including East Fork Trail Creek, Sandy Creek and Burke Lake Dam. Whether you're fishing for White Bass, Pickerel or Green Sunfish, or one of the other fish found near Athens, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spin casting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot near Athens in state. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, records for a location, photos, videos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and much more.

Athens can be found in the great state of Georgia. More specifically, it can be found at 33.9609489440918 and -83.3779373168945. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Athens (GA) Area

Crappie,  Bream/Bluegill,  Brown Trout,  Catfish,  Blue Catfish,  Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Redear Sunfish,  Walleye,  

Bodies of Water near Athens (GA)

31 Lakes

1,808 Rivers and Streams

1,027 Reservoirs

806 other