Georgia Trout Fishing

Latest Trout Fishing Articles

By Joe Davis | March 11, 2016

Trout On The Lower Toccoa

The lower Toccoa River’s waters flow from the depths of Lake Blue Ridge in north Georgia, creating a…

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…