Fontana Lake Fishing near Andrews, North Carolina
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Description for Fontana Lake, Swain County, North Carolina
Fontana Lake is a reservoir located just 17.4 miles from Andrews, in Swain County, in the state of North Carolina, United States, near Fontana Village, NC. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including catfish, smallmouth bass, carp, bream/bluegill, crappie, largemouth bass and walleye here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Fontana Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include Fontana Reservoir.
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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.
Fishing Reports near Fontana Lake
"I was recently fishing Lake Hiwasee and caught a 20 inch large mouth right from the shore. The lake..." Hiwassee Lake
"the view of the lake was nice. people quit area to rest if you need. Fishing was poor to poor. Not..." Massey Branch
"Hazel Creek has great fishing for brown and rainbow trout. The fishing is the best in April/May and..." Hazel Creek
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