River Through Atlanta

Yes, a high quality trout fishery does run through Atlanta! In fact, there are 48 river miles of designated trout water with over 9,000 acres ...

Winter angling way down yonder on the Chattahoochee River

January 19, 2018

The Lake Lanier elevation is 5ft below pool which means water flows are ideal this winter. Recent cold weather has triggered a threadfin shad kill which will be spewing from Buford Dam making the trout feed voraciously on white and silver streamer patterns. BWO May Fly, Little Winter Stonefly and midge hatches are strong attracting fish to the surface during mid day. It’s going to be a productive winter season and although we have had snow looks like sunny into the 60’s this weekend!

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River Through Atlanta is a great guide service! Chris put me on that "Offensively Large" Trout! Catch of a lifetime!