Originally Posted by downliner
Bank fishing tends to be poor in may and after that the fish go deep to stay cool in lake lanier.There is river fishing below morgan falls dam,The water stays cool year round.On the lake in summer we troll leadcore line with jigs and spoons or fish live herring vertically anywhere from 30 to 70 feet deep.Of course a boat with good electronics is needed to see the fish and thermocline. Google "up on Lanier" for a link to a good site that deals with all the specifics.Also check out lake nottley,Ive never fished it but it might be closer for you.It has nice stripers in it.
Thanks man, I really appreciate the info, I was afraid that I would be really restricted not having a boat. I will to look into some charters when I get into town next week.