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Pictures of Weiss Lake Anglers and Their Fish

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We are still looking to certify lake record largemouth bass (8-pound minimum), spotted bass (4-pound minimum) and redeye bass (12-ounce minimum). We also have an angler recognition program for other sport fish.

 Trophy Black Crappie
Cleve Messer caught this four-pound black crappie from Weiss Lake on March 11, 2013.  The catch earned him a Trophy Angler Certificate.
White crappie from Weiss Lake
Terry Whaley is a guide on Lake Weiss that can catch crappie during any season, November 2012. 
Crappie fishing on Lake Weiss
Joy Perry with the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce sent these into OutdoorAlabama.com
Crappie fishing on Lake Weiss
Joy Perry with the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce sent these into OutdoorAlabama.com
 Crappie fishing on Lake Weiss
Joy Perry with the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce sent these into OutdoorAlabama.com
Weiss Bass
Lane Penecost caught this seven pound largemouth bass from Lake Weiss in May of 2012.
Angler with 37-pound flathead catfish from Lake Weiss
Billy King caught this 37-pound flathead catfish from Lake Weiss using a jig with a crayfish trailer on May 24, 2012.

Lane Pentecost with a 21-pound catfish from Weiss
Lane Pentecost caught this 21-pound catfish from Lake Weiss in August of 2012.


The largest of four nice blue catfish from Weiss this January 29, 2012 trip was this 28-pounder by John Smith.

 
Keilan Lord shows that the Alabama Rig catches big striped bass as well as black bass. This striper was 44-inches long and was taken March 9, 2012 with an ESOX rod and sexy shad colored Shadalicious Strike King Swimbaits.


Karen Smith caught this 10 lb 10 oz blue catfish on Lake Weiss on March 6, 2010.

Noal T Heuer caught this flathead catfish in Lake Weiss on July 14, 2011, while bass fishing with a Carolina rig.  I bet he thought it was a record bass!
Noal T Heuer caught this flathead catfish in Lake Weiss on July 14, 2011, while bass fishing with a Carolina rig. I bet he thought it was a record bass!


This blue catfish caught on February 28, 2010, by John Smith seems to be feeding well during the Alabama winter!

Caught April 21, 2009 by Jason and Michael on Lake Weiss
Jason Williams, with the help of Michael Howell, caught this 60 pound blue catfish on Lake Weiss by using a 1-liter soft drink bottle rigged like a trot line, baited with cut shad.


Keilan Lord with a largemouth bass caught with a Bandit crankbait on March 13, 2007.


Karen used a live shad to catch this nine-pound striped bass from Lake Weiss in November of 2009.


Keilan Lord lands two good bass at Lake Weiss, March 7, 2007.


On Good Friday in 2008, Casey Smith caught this striper on Lake Weiss.


On Good Friday in 2008, Casey Smith caught this flathead catfish on Lake Weiss.

Three year old prepares to fish with her Daddy.
This angler has only recently discovered the joys of fishing Lake Weiss.


John Smith caught this 12-pound striped bass from Lake Weiss on six pound line during early March of 2007.


Crappie are still caught in July at Lake Weiss by Kelly Matthews drop shotting minnows.

 

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