Re: put ins and outs between damn dam and medlock bridge
Posted by Andy Childress on September 04, 1997 at 23:49:52:
In Reply to: put ins and outs between damn dam and medlock bridge posted by Rod on August 15, 1997 at 09:03:01:
> I've become accustomed to fishing on monday mornings and early after noons and have the river pretty much to my self at Island Ford. In the next few weeks I'll be moving to Lawrenceville and am interested in hot spots from the dam to medlock bridge. I've heard of settle's bridge and could swear I've seen a sign for it.
I also live in Lawrenceville and used to fish settles bridge frequently. There are no signs for the Bridge but it is off of L'ville Swanae past Buford Highway. If you are unfamilar with the area you should try Jones Bridge Park (Hwy 120 Duluth). There are plenty of places to wade or bank fish between hwy120 bridge and Pleasent hill bridge. If you have a boat, a trolling motor is all that is need to fish that 1 1/2 mile stretch. In that area there are plenty of big fish, avg catch is 10-12 inches, I have caught several 20 + in. fish that go up to 4lbs. This section of the river is almost a guareenteed limit. If using ultra light fish with rainbow rapalas #5 or rooster tails. When Fly fishing, black adn green woolie buggers size 8-16 are great. During summer, bumble bees work well as well as black ants(16)and crickets(10).