Cherokee Lake

Current Temperature:
84°

Est Water Temperature:
71° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.05 (High)

Wind Speed:
North at 00 Knots (0 MPH)

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Cherokee Lake
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Tennessee Reports

Cherokee Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Cherokee Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Cherokee Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Tennessee

County:
Grainger

Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir

Surface Area (acres):
30

Lake Management:


Latitude:
36.256347

Longitude:
-83.245271

Water Clarity:
1-3 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
0

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Cherokee Lake Community Fishing Reports


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Cherokee Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Cherokee Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.7/5
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Cherokee Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- white crank baits and pumpkin colored bitsy tubes work great up in german creek and on all the rock walls
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
71 degrees in in the largemouth bass prime water temperature range and fishing should be good right now. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the largemouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day. This is a great time of year to be on the water.
Cherokee Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Cherokee Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   3.7/5
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Cherokee Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass are generally their most active at 71. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the smallmouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Cherokee Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Cherokee Lake Crappie Rating:
   3.1/5
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Cherokee Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie prefer this water temperature and will be actively feeding and staying in solid patterns. Baitfish are more active and schooling in all parts of the lake in this water temperature.
Cherokee Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Cherokee Lake Walleye Rating:
   2.9/5
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Cherokee Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
This is the water temperature of choice for walleye. They are feeding well and moving in patterns that should be fairly easy to pick up and capitalize on today. Baitfish are not at the peak of activity but they will be in good supply in the deeper water. The lake is really turning on this time of year and the fish should be biting well.
Cherokee Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Cherokee Lake Catfish Rating:
   3.8/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The entire catfish family is very active and actively feeding in this water temperature. All catfish including blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish will be looking for their next meal. Itís perfect time to get on the water and fill the freezer. Good luck out there.
Cherokee Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Cherokee Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   3.6/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
In the 71 degrees range, spotted bass are generally their most active at this water temperature. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the spotted bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Cherokee Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Cherokee Lake White Bass Rating:
   3.9/5
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Cherokee Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Cherokee Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   3.5/5
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Cherokee Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Stripers are not being stocked in Cherokee like they use to. Please keep only the 2 fish limit if you like to eat them and return the rest for another day. Striperman Ron
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):


Cherokee Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The full moon has just past. The gravitational pull is starting to decrease with the moon and sun being on opposite sides of the planet. Watch the peak fishing times and make sure you are on the water during that part of the day to take full advantage of today's solar/lunar peaks. It's always fun trying something new at the peak times to change things up a bit and test out the Lunar Theory each time you hit the water in close to full and full moon situations. Good luck you there.
Sunrise:
06:43 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:35 EST







Cherokee Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.state.tn.us/twra  

State Fishing Licensee
http://www.wildlifelicense.com/tn  

State Parks
http://www.state.tn.us/environment/parks...  

State Fishing Records
http://www.state.tn.us/twra/fish/FishRec...  

State Fishing Information
http://www.state.tn.us/twra/06fishgd_web...