Home > Fishing Charters and Guides > Lake Lanier Fishing Guides

Lake Lanier Fishing Guides

Anglers and leisure boaters go to Lake Lanier, a popular reservoir in north Georgia. It was formed in 1956 when the Chattahoochee River’s Buford Dam was completed, and it is also fed by the Chestatee and Chattahoochee rivers.

At its full summer pool of 1,071 feet above sea level, the lake covers 38,000 acres, or 59 square miles of water, with 692 kilometers of shoreline.
The striped bass and spotted bass fishing on Lake Lanier is among the greatest in the country.  

Best Fishing Guides on Lake Lanier

Lake Lanier in Georgia is popular for tremendous fishing trips. Well known for largemouth and striped bass fishing.  Visitors considering finding a top rated fishing guide on Lake Lanier should view our list below.

Catching Not Fishing Lake Lanier Stripers


Catching Not Fishing Guide Service owned and operated by Captain Clay Cunningham is a full time Lake Lanier Fishing Guide Service. Catching Not Fishing Guide Service is open year-round and seven days a week on Lake Lanier. With the climate in Georgia, Lake Lanier is a year round fishery. The striper fishing on Lake Lanier is some of the best in Georgia and some would argue in the nation.

catching not fishing lake lanier stripers

Jimbo’s Spotted Bass Guide Service


From beginner to pro, I serve all levels of angler. Everyone seeks something different, I strive to meet your individual needs. I have spent 28 years bass fishing, and over 15,000 hours learning the intricacies of Lake Lanier, and I look forward to helping you understand them too.

jimbos lake lanier-spotted bass guide service

The Striper Experience


Have you ever dreamed of experiencing the thrill of the big catch? Have you ever wanted to know what it feels like to land that fish of a lifetime? If so, then you have come to the right place. The Striper Experience, a Lake Lanier Fishing Guide service, can guide you to that dream. USCG Captain Ron Mullins has over 30 years of experience on the water and will let his experience be your guide.

the striper experience

Doug Youngblood’s Guide Service


Doug Youngblood’s Fish Lanier Guide Service is the premier guide service for all of your fishing fun and excitement on Lake Lanier.

doug youngbloods guide service

Shane Watson Guide Service


Welcome to Shane Watson Guide Service. Let us guide you to the “Fish of a Lifetime” on the nation’s premier striper lake. We specialize in light tackle live baiting and trolling for stripers using the most modern techniques and equipment available. We are a full-time, professional guide service, fully licensed and insured with a “Lifetime of Experience” on Lake Lanier. We welcome individual, group, and corporate fishing charters of any size. “Catch big fish without going to the coast.” Open Year-round, 7 days a week.

shane watson guide service

Big Fish On Lake Lanier Fishing Guides & Charters


We are Lake Lanier’s premier fishing guides service. Satisfaction guaranteed.

big fish on lake lanier fishing guides and charters

Captain Mack’s


Captain Mack Farr has over thirty years of professional fishing experience. He is considered an expert on Striped and Spotted Bass fishing on Georgia’s Lake Lanier and throughout the waters of the southeast.

captain macks

Georgia Fishing Lake


Georgia Lake Fishing at It’s Best. Whether you’re looking to beat a Georgia state record, relax on the water with family, or a world class adventure just a few minutes away – Georgia Lake Fishing is the clear leader in Georgia fishing charters. With over 40 years of experience, we know the local lakes, the fish, and most importantly how to treat our clients. We work hard and take pride in providing a delightful charter experience whether it’s your first time on the water, or a seasoned pro. When experience and professionalism matter, look no further than Georgia Lake Fishing.

georgia lake fishing

Striper Steve’s Fishing Charters


Welcome to Fishing Lake Lanier with Striper Steve’s Fishing Charters and Guide Services, based in beautiful North Georgia on Lake Lanier. Lake Lanier Fishing Guides available year around. Lake Lanier is known for its world class freshwater fishing.

striper steves fishing charters

Professional Lake Lanier Fishing Guide


Tom Blackburn, USCG Captain and published Striped Bass Fishing author, is one of the premier, full-time fishing guides on Lake Lanier with over 20 years of successfully catching Striped Bass year-round.

professional lake lanier fishing guide



Ryan has been guiding full time on Lake Lanier for 10 years. He has been Lanier’s only full time spotted bass guide and has numerous tournament wins including the 2006 BASSMASTER Southern Tour.


No Excuses Striper Fishing


Join No Excuses Striper Fishing on Lake Lanier and try your hand at different ways to catch the hardest fish on this side of the ocean. Explore the fishing grounds of Lake Lanier as well as its two tributary rivers – Chattahoochee and Chestatee. Striper fishing is very popular locally, and the Captain is often able to take advantage of his network of local guides to put you on the fish as fast as possible.

no excuses striper fishing lake lanier

Southern Fishing

(770) 889-2654

Whatever your skill level might be, Ken can help. With years of fishing all over the country with the world’s best anglers, Ken’s experience and knowledge can help anglers of all skill levels. Specializing with beginning as well as advanced anglers, spending a day on the water is a great learning experience.

Add comment