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All about fishing for smallmouth and largemouth bass in DC lakes.

Bass Fishing Lakes In Washington DC

There is an excellent population of bass in the Potomac river. Look for areas where there is limited current with cover and you'll likely find bass. Also try Rock Creek for some casual fishing from the bank.

Fishing for bass In Washington DC

Largemouth Bass

Largemouth bass

World record: 22 lbs 4 oz

DC State Record: N/A

Smallmouth Bass

Smallmouth bass

World record: 11 lbs 15 oz

DC State Record: N/A

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Bass fishing in Washington DC

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 Washington DC.

Understanding the primary seasonal movements of smallmouth bass and largemouth bass is key to locating them on local lakes in District Of Columbia.

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