Fishing At Newnans Lake
AKA: Lake Newnans
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, bluegill, redear sunfish, spotted sunfish and bowfin at Newnans Lake in Florida.
20 miles of shoreline wrap around Newnans Lake, with plenty of places to wet a line. This 7,500-acre lake is located in the northeast Florida, at Gainesville. Vegetation is thick all around the shoreline, making it difficult to fish from the bank, however there are several access areas. A fishing pier is open to the public at the Newnans Lake Boat Ramp. Jon boats, canoes and kayaks are ideal for exploring the shallows, while power boats, pontoons and a variety of fishing boats can get access to the structure and fish not accessible from the bank. The lake has healthy populations of crappie, catfish, bass, panfish and bowfin. Local fishing guides can provide the boat, fishing gear and expertise to put you on catchable fish.
Primary fish species residing in Newnans Lake
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Newnans Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Newnans Lake Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, off SE Hawthorne Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Kate's Fish Camp Campground - 352 372-1026
Newnans Lake FL Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Kate's Fish Camp
6518 SE Hawthorne Rd
Gainesville, FL 32641
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Newnans Lake offers rental boats plus fishing for crappie, catfish, bass, panfish and bowfin in northeast FL.