Georgia Trout Fishing

Latest Trout Fishing Articles

By Hunter Galloway | February 26, 2016

Golden-Colored Rainbow Trout Caught in North Georgia

Zach Baker, of Maysville, caught a unique golden-colored rainbow trout while fishing a public stream in north Georgia. The fish…

By Jordan Davis | May 28, 2015

Crawford County Boy Snags A Rare Trout In The Ocmulgee

Any avid fisherman would know that catching a rainbow trout in warm water is not common. There just…

By Georgia DNR Staff | July 29, 2014

Georgia’s New State Record Brown Trout

Catching a big fish is awesome, how about if the first fish you catch that day is a…

By Cameron Parker | April 6, 2014

Scary Incident For Trout Fisherman On The Hooch

So I’m pretty embarrassed about this, but I feel like I should share it as a cautionary tale….

By Nick Carter | September 28, 2012

Duck-eating, Monster Brown Trout Caught In Toccoa

Blue Ridge native Hunter Barnes had seen this fish before. He had watched it for two weeks in…

By Joe DiPietro | September 28, 2012

Dukes Creek: Trophy Trout On Public Water

If you’re one of the many Georgia trout anglers whose ideas of Peach State trophy trout streams involve…

By Nick Carter | August 3, 2012

New Lake and River Records Set For Toccoa Rainbow and West Point Flathead

We’ve got a couple of impressive new records to report this month, a big Toccoa River rainbow trout…

By Joe DiPietro | November 22, 2011

Tension Builds Over Toccoa Trout Regs

Trout anglers showed up in force Nov. 10 to voice varying opinions when the Toccoa River Watershed Coalition…

By Nick Carter | April 4, 2011

Chattahoochee River Brown Trout Stocking To Cease Permanently

It’s official. Following six years of study, biologists with DNR have concluded that brown trout are reproducing in…

By Nick Carter | October 31, 2010

Toccoa Tailrace Trout Fishery Decimated By Warm Water

The Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) deep drawdown of Blue Ridge Lake to more than 60 feet below full…