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Dale Hollow Lake Fishing Report

KY (Clinton, Cumberland)TN (Clay, Overton, Pickett)

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Species

Fall Styles

These are the styles that are relevant to your species in this season:

  • A-Rigging
  • Buzz Baiting
  • Carolina Rigging
  • Cast/Retrieve Deep
  • Cast/Retrieve Mid Depth
  • Cast/Retrieve Shallow
  • Chatterbaiting
  • Crankbaiting
  • Dropshot
  • Finesse Fishing
  • Froggin
  • Jerk Baiting
  • Livebait Rigging
  • Ned Rigging
  • Neko Rigging
  • Power Fishing
  • Power Jigging
  • Shaky Head Fishing
  • Spinnerbaits
  • Spybaiting
  • Texas Rigging
  • Top Water
  • Trolling Deep
  • Trolling Mid Depth
  • Trolling Shallow
  • Vertical Jigging Deep
  • Vertical Jigging Mid Depth
  • Vertical Jigging Shallow
  • Wacky Rigging

Lake Details

Summary

What you need to know about fishing Dale Hollow Lake

Dale Hollow will put a shiver down the spine of big fish enthusiasts everywhere. Holding not only the first place world record Smallmouth Bass, but also second and third place. Big fish extend beyond Smallmouth, Spotted and Largemouth Bass are known to grow to very respectable weights in Dale Hollow and producing great tournament results throughout the years. When targeting Smallmouth Bass, the ned rig has become very popular for catching numbers of fish, however swimbaits have yielded the larger fish. Another one of Dale Hollow’s highlights include the topwater fishing that can be done around grass flats. Some of the overlooked assets this lake possesses include big Muskie and also Walleye. The current record Muskie from Dale Hollow is 43 pounds.

Waterbody Type

Lake/Pond

Coordinates

-85.3768W
36.5762N

Surface Area

103.24 sq. km

Avg. Depth

0 ft.

Species Present

Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Muskie

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    A-RiggingBuzz BaitingCarolina RiggingCast/Retrieve DeepCast/Retrieve Mid DepthCast/Retrieve ShallowChatterbaitingCrankbaitingDropshotFinesse FishingFrogginJerk BaitingLivebait RiggingNed RiggingNeko RiggingPower FishingPower JiggingShaky Head FishingSpinnerbaitsSpybaitingTexas RiggingTop WaterTrolling DeepTrolling Mid DepthTrolling ShallowVertical Jigging DeepVertical Jigging Mid DepthVertical Jigging ShallowWacky Rigging

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