Lake MarionSponsored byDate15-Jan-20Water ConditionWater Temperature Conditions: Lake Marion: Bass: Captain Brett Mitchell (803-379-7029) reports that in January fish will certainly still it is in concentrating ~ above shad, and just about anywhere you can find baitfish is precious fishing. For currently fish room biting crankbaits and also swimbaits, yet if water temperatures get an extremely cold climate spoons will be a good choice. Crappie and Bream: Captain Steve English (843-729-4044) reports the the bite has slowed down as the water temperatures have dropped, and in January the fishing have to get even slower. However, anglers have the right to still choose up fish ~ above minnows and crickets fished around deep brush.Catfish: Captain Stevie English (843-709-8138) reports that in January drifting deep water is tho the best bet, but on an extremely warm work there deserve to be a night/evening bite in shallow water. Cut herring, shad or white perch will certainly all work.Reported by: SCDNR
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About: -Lake Marion and also Lake Moultrie are component of the Santee Cooper lake system. The 2 lake integrate for end 170,000 surface arces and also are joined by the 6.5 mile Diversion Canal. Right now the lakes hold a civilization record Channel Catfish (58 Ibs) and a Warmouth weighing 2.2 Ibs was captured in a creek a couple of miles native lake Marion. This lakes organized the record for strip bass until 1977, its load was 55 Ibs. State records held are: Largemouth base (16.2 Ibs), black Crappie (5 Ibs), Chain (Jack) (6.4 Ibs), Channel Catfish (58 Ib.), Arkansas Blue (109.4 Ibs)The Santee Cooper Lakes differ from shallow swamps and blackwater ponds to large open water with a multitude the underwater structures. Lake Marion was not totally cleared, together a result, fishermen will find there space thousands upon hundreds of stumps, standing dead tree trunks and live cypress trees.
Lake Moultrie is more open and is 14 miles throughout at that is widest point.These lakes perform not ice cream over throughout the winter and there is no closeup of the door season because that fishing season. Weather permitting, fishermen can fish year round.BreamCrappieLargemouth BassStriped base