Lake Hickory

Details

Location:
Hickory, NC
United States United States
Coordinates:
35.79415, -81.29419
Distance:
4,223 Acres
Description:

4,223 acre impoundment of the Catawba River. Like most reservoirs contains sunken trees, natural and man made structures. River channel is dominant bottom feature. Numerous feeder creeks/tributaries provide food and habitat for sunfish and bass. Water treatment facilities abound on this lake thus, typically a high nutrient content can be expected.

Aquatic vegetation:

grass, occasional lily pads

Cover/Structure:

varies...abundant trees, rocks, cuts.

Tips/Tactics:

Locals fish for bass via boat to sunken structure or shore fish for catfish and panfish.

Spot Access:
Boat Ramp, Parking (car/truck), Parking (boat/trailer), Picnic Area, Power Boats Allowed, Pier, Disabled access, Cartop boat launching area, Shore fishing access, Urban fishing area, Camping, Beach, Bait shop on site, Rental boats available, Marina
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Map

Map for 35.79415, -81.29419
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Fishing Reports

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Fish

Largemouth-240-fw

Bass, Largemouth (Micropterus salmoides)

Freshwater
Smallmouth-240-fw

Bass, Smallmouth (Micropterus dolomieu)

Freshwater
Stripedbass-240-fwsw

Bass, Striped (Morone saxatilis)

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Bluegill-240-fwsw

Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

Freshwater

Guides

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Lodges

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Tournaments

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