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Lake Russell Sponsored by
Date 01-Feb-15
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Conditions : Lake Russell: •Perch: Very good. Guide Wendell Wilson reports that perch fishing remains very strong, with white and yellow perch mixed in with other predatory species around the big schools of bait. Minnows fished just off the bottom are working best. Some very large perch have been caught around timber.

•Striped bass: Fair to good. Guide Wendell Wilson reports that the best pattern has been casting Alabama rigs under the birds, which has usually meant over deep water on the main channel. Fish will also take free-lined herring or shiners fished in the same areas. The bite has definitely been better on the lower end of the lake than up the lake, and the lower end of the Rocky River has been particularly strong. Most of all, though, be sure to follow the birds and fish in the areas where they are diving.

Reported by: SCDNR


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About: - Lake Russell is a 26,650-acre impoundment on the Savannah River, perfect for all types of water sports. Nearly 1,500 acres of the lake are flooded timber, an excellent habitat for largemouth bass, bream, crappie and catfish. The lake offers camping, day use areas, boating, fishing, hunting, and trails. There are 12 public access points on the South Carolina side of the lake, including Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area.
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Striped Bass
  • Yellow Perch
  • Crappie
  • Catfish

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Lake Russell Elevation

Stages

Normal

482' - Near Flood Stage
485' - Minor Flooding

499' - Moderate Flooding


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