Alabama Bass Fishing
The largemouth bass is the official Alabama state fish. And they grow big in Alabama due to the moderate temperatures in the south. All about fishing for spotted, redeye, shoal, smallmouth and largemouth bass in Alabama lakes.
Bass Fishing Lakes In Alabama
You can find bass in most every lake in Alabama including Dannelly Reservoir, Lake Eufaula, Guntersville Lake, Lake Harding, Lake Jordan, Lay Lake, Logan Martin Lake, Lake Martin, Lake Mitchell, Lake Neely Henry, Pickwick Lake, Smith Lake, Lake Tuscaloosa, Lake Wedowee - Harris Lake, Lake Weiss, West Point Lake, Wheeler Lake, Wilson Lake, Lake Woodruff, and many other lakes as well as ponds, creeks and rivers.
World record: 22 lbs 4 oz
AL State Record: 16 lbs 8 oz
World record: 11 lbs 15 oz
AL State Record: 10 lbs 8 oz
World record: 9 lbs 8 oz
AL State Record: 8 lbs 15 oz
World record: 7 lbs 8 oz
AL State Record: 6 lbs 11 oz
World record: 8 lbs 12 oz
AL State Record: 3 lbs 2 oz
Bass are one of the most sought after of all the game fish. Its appeal spans cultures, age groups and genders to tap on the heart strings of anglers everywhere. Join us in our endeavor to offer information about bass fishing on your favorite bass lake in Alabama.
The Alabama state record largemouth bass came out of Mountain View Lake and Wheeler Dam Tailwater produced the AL state record smallmouth bass. Choccolocco Creek was home to the state record redeye bass, Halawakee Creek served up the state record shoal bass, and Smith Lake delivered the AL state record spotted bass.
Bass fishing information, by state.
Learn the lifecycle of a bass
The more you know about the seasonal migration of bass, the more likely you are to be looking in the right area next time you visit Alabama bass fishing lakes. Bass become active in spring and begin the spawning process in shallow water. As summer arrives they move to deeper, cooler water. In fall they migrate into the shallows again and feed heavily preparing for their move to deeper water to wait out winter. Visit the bass fishing page for more in-depth information about bass activities.
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