If you get a chance to introduce someone to the great sport of fishing, the both of you will prosper from it, and there will be more to love fishing. DIY Making your own umbrella rig, bonus. The price of some rigs are enough to make you give up on the idea, but making one is a source of pride and a adds to your fishing pleasure.
The bite is going strong on the south end of the lake along with humps in the middle of the lake. The lake was full over Memorial Day Weekend, stained rivers to the middle of the lake and clear on the south end. Top water bites are still kicking it. Water temperatures 78-82 degrees.
June is trolling month
Guide Mark Smith from Georgia Outdoors Magazine, “Captain Macks four-arm, nine-jig rig, and I will troll it at 100 feet behind the boat at three miles per hour. The rig will be running 15 feet deep.”
There are schools of white bass on the north end of the lake. When the power plant is pulling in water, the bass will hang on the humps from Sugar Creek north. Humps there it is.