Fishing Report – March 1, 2021

With the recent advent of warm weather, water temperatures are rising and bass and crappie are on the feed. Bass may generally be found near their normal spawning grounds, holding in adjacent deeper water and coming up on the flats to feed once the sun warms the...

Charlie Taylor’s Fishing Report – February 1, 2021

Largemouth bass in the 2-3 pound range are taking jigs in the north ends of the creeks. Larger bass and pickerel are also available just behind the dam. Spinnerbaits are the prime bait. Crappie are biting live minnows, drifted across shallow flats and creek channels....
A Big Thank You Charlie Taylor

A Big Thank You Charlie Taylor

Notice *** Fishing Reports Will continue, but this week will be the last Fishing Report from Charlie Taylor. *** From Charlie:I wrote the first Fishing Report in 1984 and have posted it either in The Times Community Newspapers or online every week since. In the 36...

Lake Gaston Fishing Tournament

Event: Fishing Tournament This RBA tournament will kick off our 2021 season. We will be blasting-off out of Salmons Landing which is located in Stonehouse Creek. Blastoff will be at safelight and weigh-in time will be determined on tournament morning. Please remember...

Largemouth Bass Fishing At Lake Gaston

By Steven Vonbrandt “Lake Gaston is known for a good top water bite” Excerpt: If you like to fish structure, then the main lake points at creek mouths like Pretty Creek are good. Another good spot that has bass on humps and drop offs is Hub quarter and...

Charlie Taylor’s Fishing Report – January 7, 2021

Very few anglers are out, but those who brave the cold are reporting good fishing. Crappie catches are excellent for anglers fishing live minnows 8-12 feet deep around bridge pilings and submerged brush. A few bass are being taken by anglers fishing live shad along...