Lake Guntersville State Park

Fishing on Lake Guntersville

Alabama State Parks Is Basecamp for Fishing

Fishing Lake Guntersville

Lake Guntersville is located in North Alabama between Bridgeport and Guntersville. Alabama's largest lake contains 69,000 acres and stretches 75 miles from Nickajack Dam to Guntersville Dam. Free boat ramps and private marinas dot the lake's perimeter. Fishing, boating, camping, hunting, and eagle watching are popular sports in the area. Guntersville's fish habitat includes Milfoil and Hydrilla Weed beds from which big bass explode on topwater baits. Though most noted nationally for large bass, Lake Guntersville is home to quality angling for a variety of fish. Historically, about two-thirds of the anglers on Lake Guntersville target largemouth bass, although bream, bluegill, redear sunfish and longear sunfish, crappie, sauger and catfish attract their fair share of anglers. Kayak anglers like Lake Guntersville because numerous boat ramps. Yakangler.com rated Lake Guntersville as one of the top waters for fishing from a kayak in 2013.

 

Fishing Tournaments:

 2-20-20     NW AL Fishers of Men
 3-21-20     Fishers of Men
 4-04-20     Mayer Electric
 4-18-20     Hayden Church of God
 5-17-20     West Georgia Bass Club
 6-04-20     Heroes and Hooks Fish
 8-29-20 
 8-30-20     FLW BFL
 9-10-20 
 9-11-20     Reel Money Team Trail 
 9-26-20     Cast for a Cure 
10-02-20 
10-03-20    SPRO Fishing Tournament
10-16-20 
10-17-20    Big Bass Classic Fishing 


 

Additional Information:

Purchase a fishing license online.

Rent boats from Town Creek Fishing Center.

Find more information on fishing in and around Guntersville.

Book a fishing tournament with our Sales Director, Sandra Tesney by calling (256) 505-6634.