Carters Lake, Georgia Fishing

Location and Information: Carters Lake is located in Murray and Gilmer Counties, Georgia. This body of water covers approximately 3,200 acres of surface area which has an impressive maximum depth of 450 feet and an average depth around 200 feet. You will find boating, kayaking and fishing here.

There are numerous different species of fish to find on this body of water. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Sunfish, Channel Catfish, Bluegill, Crappie, Walleye and Largemouth Bass on these waters.

Top Species and Creel Limits for Georgia

  • Largemouth Bass: 10 daily combined total with other bass
  • Smallmouth Bass: 10 daily combined with other bass
  • Bream: 50 a day combined
  • Catfish: No limit
  • Walleye: limit of 8 per day
  • White Bass: 15, only two of which can be 22 inches or longer.
  • Yellow Bass: 15 a day
  • Striped Bass: 15 limit/ No more than five can be over 22 inches
  • Crappie: 30 a day combined black and white

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