Lake Powhatan near Bent Creek, North Carolina
At Powhatan this time of year you will find bass shallow on the sunny days in search of baitfish. Throw a fluke or jerk bait with alternating patterns until you find the right ones. On overcast days when the water temp is cold try a carolina rigged worm or lizard fished slowly on drop offs and around structure.
Lake Powhatan Fishing near Bent Creek, North Carolina
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Details for Lake Powhatan
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 35.482613 -82.623459
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Description for Lake Powhatan, Buncombe County, North Carolina
Lake Powhatan is a reservoir located just 2 miles from Bent Creek, in Buncombe County, in the state of North Carolina, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, crappie, carp, redbreast sunfish, bream, bluegill, catfish and redear sunfish here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Powhatan. Alternate names for this reservoir include Powahpan Lake.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit North Carolina Fish & Wildlife
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.