How do you catch bass on Guntersville in March?

How do you catch bass on Guntersville in March?

Phillip Criss recommends you fish a Rat-L-Trap to allow you to cover plenty of water and find numbers of bass this month. * Weedless Soft-Plastic Swimbaits, Spinner Baits, and Buzzbaits – Besides the chatterbait, I’ll be using weedless soft-plastic swimbaits and spinner baits.

Is Guntersville lake safe to swim in?

Swimming in the lake is a rite of summer for residents and visitors alike in Guntersville. And by and large, the water is very safe for swimming. But you do want to avoid swimming in any natural body of water if you have a cut, sore, abrasion or some other type of skin wound, said Dr.

Where is the best fishing on Lake Guntersville?

Some of the best bass fishing on Lake Guntersville can be found in the creeks, such as North and South Sauty, Siebold Creek, Brown’s Creek and Town Creek. With numerous bridges around the lake, working funnel areas can also be productive.

What are bass biting on Guntersville Lake?

Live worms, crickets or slow-sinking flies get them. Bass bite is also good anytime there’s current, with best action on main lake humps, ledges and shell bars with crankbaits and jigs.

Are there alligators in Guntersville Lake?

“There are reports of them near Guntersville, so that’s a pretty large area of the Tennessee River that’s had reports of them.” Cooley said larger, mature alligators have enough body mass to survive the colder winters, but the newly-hatched ones likely die off most years.

What is the dirtiest lake in Alabama?

Lake Logan Martin
Logan Martin Lake

Lake Logan Martin
Location Calhoun / St. Clair / Talladega counties, Alabama, US
Coordinates 33°27′0″N 86°19′10″W
Type reservoir
Basin countries United States

How do you catch bass in early spring?

Here are some of the best early spring bass fishing lures to try this season:

  1. Suspending Jerkbaits.
  2. Lipless Crankbaits.
  3. Jigbaits With Crawfish or Grub.
  4. Plastic Worms.
  5. Tubes.
  6. Drop-Shot Rigs.
  7. Best Technique for Suspending Jerkbaits.
  8. Best Technique for Lipless Crankbaits.

Where is the Miracle Mile on Lake Guntersville?

Professional bass anglers have dubbed the waters around Goose Pond Colony at the south edge of Scottsboro the “Miracle Mile” of Lake Guntersville for the amazing catches of bass produced in the area.

Are there crawfish in Lake Guntersville?

The tiny crayfish survives only in two creeks on Sand Mountain, near Lake Guntersville in DeKalb and Marshall counties.

Is Guntersville Lake good to fish?

Guntersville Lake can be really tough for a newcomer to fish successfully. It homes plenty of new grass and new lily pads. Just about everywhere you look, you’ll expect to find bass. Another problem this year is our area hasn’t had an extended cold winter. So, the milfoil hasn’t been killed. Guntersville still has many areas with matted milfoil.

How many days a year does Criss fish on Lake Guntersville?

Criss fishes between 200 to 250 days a year on Lake Guntersville. If you throw in the number of days he fishes to find bass for his clients, he’s probably fishing 300 days per year. This week Criss will tell us the secrets to catching springtime Guntersville bass.

Is Lake Guntersville still kicking out monster bass?

Editor’s Note: Lake Guntersville ( is still kicking out monster bass, and anglers all across the country travel there to fish. In the first picture today, Phillip Criss, who guides on Guntersville Lake in north Alabama, is holding a 9-1/2-pounder that he caught mid-March, 2017.

Is the spinner bait back in the Guntersville area?

Spinner baits once were the number-one bait to catch big bass here at Guntersville. You could fish that bait all day long and catch bass all day long on it. But new and better techniques and new baits have caused many bass fishermen to quit using the spinner bait. However, lately, the spinner bait is starting to be productive again.