Choose your state

AlabamaAlabama Hunting & Fishing

AlaskaAlaska Drivers ManualAlaska Motorcycle ManualAlaska Commercial DriversAlaska Waterfowl HuntingAlaska Hunting

ArizonaArizona HuntingArizona Waterfowl Hunting

ArkansasArkansas HuntingArkansas Waterfowl Hunting

CaliforniaCalifornia Big Game HuntingCalifornia Freshwater FishingCalifornia Fishing SupplementCalifornia Saltwater Fishing

ColoradoColorado HuntingColorado Waterfowl Hunting

ConnecticutConnecticut FishingConnecticut Hunting

DelawareDelaware HuntingDelaware Fishing

FloridaFlorida HuntingFlorida Saltwater FishingFlorida Freshwater Fishing

GeorgiaGeorgia Alcohol & Drug Awareness ProgramGeorgia HuntingGeorgia Commercial DriversGeorgia Drivers ManualGeorgia Motorcycle Manual40-Hour Parent/Teen Driving GuideGeorgia Fishing

HawaiiHawaii Hunting

IdahoIdaho HuntingIdaho Deer HuntingIdaho Waterfowl Hunting

IllinoisIllinois HuntingIllinois Waterfowl Hunting

IndianaIndiana HuntingIndiana Fishing

IowaIowa HuntingIowa Waterfowl Hunting

KansasKansas HuntingKansas Waterfowl Hunting

KentuckyKentucky HuntingKentucky Waterfowl Hunting

LouisianaLouisiana Hunting

MaineMaine HuntingMaine FishingMaine ATV & Snowmobile

MarylandMaryland FishingMaryland Hunting

MassachusettsMassachusetts Hunting & FishingMassachusetts Saltwater Fishing

MichiganMichigan FishingMichigan HuntingMichigan Waterfowl Hunting

MinnesotaMinnesota HuntingMinnesota Waterfowl Hunting

MississippiMississippi Hunting & Fishing

MissouriMissouri HuntingMissouri Waterfowl Hunting

MontanaMontana HuntingMontana Deer HuntingMontana Waterfowl Hunting

NebraskaNebraska HuntingNebraska Deer HuntingNebraska Waterfowl Hunting

NevadaNevada FishingNevada Small Game HuntingNevada Big Game HuntingNevada Hunting Applications

New HampshireNew Hampshire Freshwater FishingNew Hampshire Saltwater FishingNew Hampshire HuntingNew Hampshire ATV & Snowmobile

New JerseyNew Jersey Saltwater FishingNew Jersey HuntingNew Jersey Freshwater Fishing

New MexicoNew Mexico HuntingNew Mexico Hunting Rules & Info – 2016-2017New Mexico Waterfowl Hunting

New YorkNew York HuntingNew York Fishing

North CarolinaNorth Carolina HuntingNorth Carolina Waterfowl Hunting

North DakotaNorth Dakota HuntingNorth Dakota Deer HuntingNorth Dakota Waterfowl Hunting

OhioOhio HuntingOhio Fishing

OklahomaOklahoma FishingOklahoma Hunting

OregonOregon Game Bird HuntingOregon FishingOregon Big Game Hunting

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania HuntingPennsylvania Waterfowl Hunting

Rhode IslandRhode Island Saltwater Fishing Regulations GuideRhode Island HuntingRhode Island Freshwater Fishing

South CarolinaSouth Carolina Hunting & Fishing

South DakotaSouth Dakota HuntingSouth Dakota Waterfowl Hunting

TennesseeTennessee HuntingTennessee Waterfowl Hunting

TexasTexas HuntingTexas Waterfowl Hunting

UtahUtah HuntingUtah Deer HuntingUtah Waterfowl Hunting

VermontVermont HuntingVermont Fishing

VirginiaVirginia Migratory Game Bird HuntingVirginia HuntingVirginia Fishing

WashingtonWashington HuntingWashington Deer HuntingWashington Waterfowl Hunting

West VirginiaWest Virginia HuntingWest Virginia Waterfowl Hunting

WisconsinWisconsin HuntingWisconsin Deer HuntingWisconsin Waterfowl Hunting

WyomingWyoming HuntingWyoming Deer HuntingWyoming Waterfowl Hunting

Logo

Freshwater Fish Records

Fishing Regulations Icon Georgia Fishing

SPECIES

WEIGHT

ANGLER

LOCATION

DATE

RED indicates new record!
Blue type denotes a World Record Fish (either IGFA or NFFHF)

Bass, Hybrid

25 lb. 8 oz.

David Hobby

Lake Chatuge

May 1995

Bass, Largemouth

22 lb. 4 oz

George Perry

Montgomery Lake

June 1932

Bass, Redeye

3 lb. 7 oz.

Steve Williams

Lake Hartwell

April 2004

Bass, Shoal

8 lb. 3 oz.

David Hubbard

Flint River

Oct 1977

Bass, Smallmouth

7 lb. 2 oz.

Jack Hall

Lake Chatuge

March 1973

Bass, Spotted

8 lb. 2 oz.

Wayne Holland

Lake Burton

Feb 2005

Bass, Striped (tie)

63 lb.

Kelly Ward

Oconee River

May 1967

Terry McConnell

Lake Richard B. Russell

April 2009

Bass, Suwanee

3 lb. 9 oz.

Laverne Norton

Ochlocknee River

Oct 1984

Bass, White

5 lb. 1 oz.

J.M. Hobbins

Lake Lanier

June 1971

Bowfin

16 lb. 3 oz.

Jimmy Tucker

Suwannee River

June 2014

Bullhead, Brown

5 lb. 8 oz.

James Andrews

O.F. Veal Pond

May 1978

Bullhead, Yellow

4 lb. 15 oz.

Glenn Settles

Ogeechee River

Oct 2003

Carp, Common

35 lb. 12 oz.

Rev. Donald Clark

Lake Jackson

1972

Catfish, Blue

80 lb. 4 oz.

Earnest Timpson

Lake Walter F. George

Feb 2010

Catfish, Channel

44 lb. 12 oz.

Bobby Smithwick

Altamaha River

May 1972

Catfish, Flathead

83 lb.

Carl Sawyer

Jim Dieveney

Altamaha River

Altamaha River

June 2006

July 2010

Catfish, White

8 lb. 10 oz.

James Sanders

Savannah River

June 1996

Crappie, Black (tie)

4 lb. 4 oz.

Shirley Lavender

Acree’s Lake

June 1971

Steve Cheek

Lake Spivey

March 1975

Crappie, White

5 lb.

Theresa Kemp

Bibb Co. Pond

April 1984

Gar, Longnose

30 lb. 13 oz.

Gerald Kennedy

Lake Lanier

Sept 2013

Muskellunge

38 lb.

Rube Golden

Blue Ridge Lake

June 1957

Perch, Yellow

2 lb. 9 oz.

Thomas Lewis

Savannah River

Feb 2013

Pickerel, Chain

9 lb. 6 oz.

Baxley McQuaig Jr.

Homerville

Feb 1961

Pickerel, Redfin

2 lb. 10 oz.

Gene Brantley

Lewis’ Pond

July 1982

Pike, Northern

18 lb. 2 oz.

Keith Gragg

Lake Rabun

June 1982

Sauger

4 lb. 3 oz.

Stuart Bowers

Clarks Hill
Reservoir

April 1986

Shad, American

8 lb. 3 oz.

Henry Baxley

Savannah River

April 1986

Shad, Hickory

1 lb. 15 oz.

Mark Bowers

Ogeechee River

April 1995

Shadow Bass

0 lb, 10 oz

Kristen Brown

Flint River

June 2016

Sunfish, Bluegill

3 lb. 5 oz.

P.F. Gumm

Shamrock Lake

July 1977

Sunfish, Flier

1 lb. 4 oz.

Curt Brooks

Lowndes Co. Pond

Feb 1996

Sunfish, Green

1 lb. 7 oz.

Jeff Sumner

Private Pond

Feb 2006

Sunfish, Redbreast

1 lb. 11 oz.

Emory Walden

Coweta Co. Pond

April 1998

Sunfish, Redear

4 lb. 2 oz.

Pat Lawrence

Richmond Co. Pond

June 1995

Sunfish, Spotted

10 oz.

Mike Markovcic

Brier Creek

Sept 2003

10 oz.

Ryan Kersey

Satilla River

June 2014

Sunfish, Warmouth

2 lb.

Carlton Robbins

Private Pond

May 1974

Trout, Brook

5 lb. 10 oz.

Russell Braden

Waters Creek

March 1986

Trout, Brown

20 lb. 14 oz.

Chad Doughty

Chattahoochee River

July 2014

Trout, Rainbow

17 lb. 8 oz.

Mark Cochran

Soque River

May 2004

Walleye

14 lb. 2 oz.

Wes Carlton

Lake Rabun

Feb 2016

New State Records!

Georgia added two new statewide records!

This 10 ounce, 9.25 inch fish caught by Kristen Brown is the first of this new freshwater fish record for Georgia.

This 14 lb. 2 oz. walleye was caught by Wes Carlton at Lake Rabun.