Fishing at Upper Chattahoochee Camp Ground. Photo by Lindsey Brown, @lindstakesphotos
Lindsey Brown, @lindstakesphotos

Fish caught in the North Georgia mountains. Photo by Lindsey Brown, @lindstakesphotos

Where to Go Fishing in Georgia

Wet a line on Georgia's lakes, streams and coast.

The variety of waters across Georgia means a dizzying assortment of game fish, from brightly hued rainbow trout in North Georgia’s mountain streams, to giant grouper off the coast of Jekyll Island, to feisty hand-size bluegill just about anywhere. Here is a quick look at Georgia fishing: where to go and what fish you’ll find when you get there.

Published: March 2019
Written by: Clint Williams