Lake Oconee, Georgia Fishing

Location and Information: Lake Oconee is located in Greene, Putnam and Morgan Counties, Georgia. This body of water covers approximately 19,070 acres of surface area which has a maximum depth of 225 feet with an average depth around 20 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, Striped Bass, White Bass 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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