Fishing At Lake Oliver
AKA: Oliver Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, shoal bass, channel catfish, black crappie, bluegill, green sunfish, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, rock bass, spotted sunfish, warmouth and striped bass at Lake Oliver in Georgia.
The North Highlands Dam, on the famous Chattahoochee River creates Lake Oliver, a 2,150-acre reservoir on the AL/GA border immediately northwest of Columbus. More than half of the 40 miles of shoreline is on the Georgia side. Areas upriver from housing developments, the city marina, North Highlands Recreation Area and Goat Rock Recreation Area all offer places for fishing from the bank. Largemouth bass, crappie, bream and catfish are favorites here, plus there are plenty of sunfish and hybrid stripers to pursue. Several boat ramps allow for launching of boats, with no horsepower limits.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Oliver
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Lake Oliver Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Pass Through RV Park & Campground - 334 557-0800
Sawyer's Mobile Home Estates & RV Park - 334 298-7503
Lake Oliver GA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Oliver Marina
5501 River Rd
Columbus, GA 31904
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Lake Oliver in GA
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, crappie, bream and catfish in western GA.