Bates Lake is a reservoir located just 1.1 miles from Red Bay, in Franklin County, in the state of Alabama, United States.
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.
"i caught alot of crappie and bass..." Bull Mountain Creek
"These schooling fish can be caught on topwaters like the Strike King Spit-N-King or $#%! Dawg, KVD..." Wilson Lake
"The bass have been in the shallow creeks around boat docks and laydown timber. A 1/4-oz. Brush Hog..." W K Wilson Lake
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