Bates Lake Fishing near Citronelle, Alabama

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Details for Bates Lake

Species Caught Here:

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Lake
Lat/Long: 31.215729 -87.945274

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Description for Bates Lake, Washington County, Alabama

Bates Lake is a lake located just 18.8 miles from Citronelle, in Washington County, in the state of Alabama, United States, near Malcolm, AL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including flathead catfish, gar, bigmouth buffalo, bowfin, crappie, bream/bluegill, largemouth bass, drum and sunfish here. Whether you’re spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Bates Lake. Alternate names for this lake include Bate's Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Alabama Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

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Fishing Times for Bates Lake near Citronelle, AL
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