South Holston Lake Fishing near Fairmount, Tennessee

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Bodies of Water near South Holston Lake

South Holston Dam

Fairmount, TN

Riddle Creek

Fairmount, TN

Buck Branch

Fairmount, TN

Big Creek

Fairmount, TN

Left Prong Big Creek

Fairmount, TN

Description for South Holston Lake, Sullivan County, Tennessee

South Holston Lake is a reservoir located just 6.2 miles from Fairmount, in Sullivan County, in the state of Tennessee, United States, near Big Creek (historical), TN. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including green sunfish, carp, walleye, bream/bluegill, crappie, largemouth bass, panfish, lake trout, sunfish, smallmouth bass, warmouth, catfish, redear sunfish, bullhead, sauger, rock bass, brown trout, rainbow trout, flathead catfish and blue catfish here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing, baitcasting, trolling or casting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to South Holston Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include South Holston Reservoir.

Join us as we discuss the Tennessee 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.

Fishing Reports near South Holston Lake

  "Fly fished a couple of times in different sections in Boone and once again on the other side of..." Winkler Creek

  "Caught rainbow brown & brook..." Joes Creek

  "Bass can be found early in the shallows using topwater. As the day rolls on bass will get more..." Watauga Lake

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