Georgia Catfish Fishing

Latest Catfish Fishing Articles

By GON Staff | June 17, 2006

83-lb. State-Record Flathead

The state-record for flathead catfish has been broken. On Thursday, June 22 Carl Sawyer, of Screven, pulled a

By Brad Gill | June 1, 2006

Oconee’s Flathead Kings

“There’s one on there… it’s a good ’un, too,” Kenny Scott said. Kenny, who lives in Madison, was

By GON Staff | May 31, 2006

Monster Blue Catfish Breaks 26-Year-Old State Record

A four-foot-long blue catfish caught from the Chattahoochee River below the Columbia Lock & Dam has broken a…

By Brad Bailey | April 27, 2006

In Pursuit of Lake Hartwell’s Monster Catfish

If the catfish in Lake Hartwell could complain, they would probably complain about these two: catfishermen Red Duncan…

By Brad Gill | April 27, 2006

Jugs and Trot Lines For BIG Numbers of Catfish

I met Wayne Moore 17 years ago after killing my first deer, a small-racked buck from Coweta County….

By Brad Gill | April 27, 2006

Fishing For Clarks Hill’s Untouched Flatheads

It took about 30 phone calls before I finally began to tap into a few folks who backed…

By Lindsay Thomas Jr. | April 7, 2006

Georgia’s Giant Catfish

The places you can go in Georgia to catch a catfish are unlimited — in fact, try to…

By Lindsay Thomas Jr. | April 7, 2006

Altamaha’s Big Monster Catfish

Two summers ago, Johnny Gordon of Ludowici and his partner, Tommy Bacon, made local papers and the pages…

By GON Staff | April 7, 2006

Altamaha Produces 85-lb. Catfish!

The “Home of the Monster Cats” has done it again… the Altamaha River in the Jesup area has…