Georgia Catfish Fishing

Latest Catfish Fishing Articles

By Jordan Davis | July 17, 2015

Another Lake Lanier Catfish Record Broken

Jared Wagoner, of Cumming, reeled in what most anglers would consider a catch of a lifetime July 4th…

By John Trussell | July 3, 2015

Summertime Catfish Memories at Oconee

The rod sticking off the back of the boat started to gently wave as though a fish might…

By Jordan Davis | June 17, 2015

Sinclair Catfish Sets Lake Record

Another Georgia lake record has been broken. Henry Younker, of Oxford, landed a record blue catfish Friday, June…

By John Trussell | June 3, 2015

More Than One Way To Skin Blackshear Catfish

How many ways can you catch a catfish? There’s a bunch of ways to get them in the…

By Brad Gill | March 18, 2015

Georgia Lakes Hold Some Giant Cats!

We see some great pictures and hear some awesome stories about hunting and fishing in Georgia, but one…

By Brad Gill | August 30, 2014

Blue Cats In Carters Lake? Lake Record Certified

Gary Turner, of Statham, is the first angler to have a blue catfish entry in GON’s Georgia Lake…

By GON Staff | June 5, 2014

Wild Game Recipes: Cilantro Catfish

Catfish for dinner are sort of utilitarian. You fry them up, serve them with hush puppies and cole…

By GON Staff | May 15, 2014

GIANT Cats Showing Up Everywhere

May is the time to catch a giant catfish! GON has been tracking down reports of a number…

By Brad Gill | April 14, 2014

GIANT Oconee Cat Reminds Anglers That April Is A Record-Breaking Month

Chris Wilson, of Madison, will be eating catfish for a while after catching a 50-lb. flathead catfish from…

By Brad Gill | October 30, 2013

23-Pound Altamaha River Blue Cat Sets Bench Mark

There’s a new “cat” in town. The Altamaha River is known for it’s excellent flathead fishery, but it…