Georgia Catfish Fishing

Latest Catfish Fishing Articles

By Amber Roberts | October 17, 2017

New 93-pound Georgia State Record Blue Catfish

Ricky Barrett just caught not only the biggest blue catfish he’s ever seen, but the monster turned out

By Brad Gill | October 11, 2017

Blackshear Flathead Record Broken

The 7-year-old Lake Blackshear flathead catfish was broken on Friday, Sept. 15 by Shannen Kitchens, of Americus. Shannen’s

By Craig James | August 7, 2017

Family Float And Fish On The Nottely River

Hopefully, wherever it is that you are reading this issue of GON, the air conditioner is on full

By Jake McMillian | June 19, 2017

100 Pound Altamaha Flathead Caught On Limb Line

Residents of Glynn County will no longer have to tune in to the History Channel for images of

By Craig James | June 3, 2017

Catch Georgia’s Giant Flathead Catfish

Pylodictis olivaris is the scientific name for a flathead catfish. In layman’s terms, it’s best described as a

By Savannah E'Dalgo | April 6, 2017

West Point Blue Cat Record Broken

Jake Saunders, of Bowdon, broke the West Point blue catfish record by 9 pounds with his 29.57-lb. catch. “I

By Brad Gill | March 16, 2017

Boy Catches 50 Pound Oconee Flathead

Ten-year-old Tucker Waits, of Social Circle, put a 50.3-lb. Lake Oconee flathead catfish in the boat after a five-minute

By Savannah E'Dalgo | February 10, 2017

Record Allatoona Blue Catfish

After having no luck catching bait the morning of Feb. 2 and having to use bait that had been

By Craig James | December 10, 2016

The Catfish King Of Woodbine

Every now and then, a legend is born. On a cool day in November of 1958 when Michael

By Savannah E'Dalgo | September 21, 2016

Giant Lake Oconee Blue Cat Smashes Old Record

A new blue catfish record on Lake Oconee was set on Sept. 16 by Wayne Tatum, of Tennille. The