Herrington Lake

Current Temperature:
75°

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

Barometric Pressure:
30.06 (High)

Wind Speed:
North at 00 Knots (0 MPH)

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Herrington Lake
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2014-08-26
Well fall has defiantly arrived early this year on Old Hickory and the fishing has been consistently tough for the most part. Fall fishing on Old Hickory is typically pretty tough and usually doesn%u... [more]

-Ian Huey

Kentucky Reports

Herrington Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Herrington 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. Vital fishing information for Herrington Lake, including mean water temperature and moon phase. 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:
Kentucky

County:
Boyle

Inpoundment Type:
Lake

Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
State Park

Latitude:
37.704263

Longitude:
-84.712434

Water Clarity:
10 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
145

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Herrington Lake Community Fishing Reports


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Herrington Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Herrington Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.4/5
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Herrington Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Don't Know the top bait at this Lake as it is said this is one well kept secret.
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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.
Herrington Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Herrington Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   2.2/5
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Herrington Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- There are not smallmouth bass in the lake
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.
Herrington Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Herrington Lake Crappie Rating:
   3.2/5
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Herrington Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Crappie are always on structure in Herrington. When you figure out a tree where crappie are holding and the bite stops. Leave that tree for another(fresh tree/spot)and come back later. Often times you will have a good tree, catch 3-5 crappie then go to another and do the same. A few hours later you may revisit that spot and pull out 3-5 more.
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.
Herrington Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Herrington Lake Walleye Rating:
   2.4/5
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Herrington Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- use minnows
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.
Herrington Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Herrington Lake Catfish Rating:
   3.4/5
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Herrington Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Use bisquits with garlic powder! trust me :)
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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.
Herrington Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Herrington Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   2.6/5
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Herrington Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Kentucky spotted bass are great in the late summer. Fish with white inline spinners.
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.
Herrington Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Herrington Lake White Bass Rating:
   3.6/5
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Herrington Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Use something that runs shallow and rattles. Fish slowly but with twitching jerks. The vibration and slow presentation brings out the agressivness of these fish even durring this cold front.
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Herrington Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Herrington Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   3.6/5
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Herrington Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Use a white in-line spinner to catch hybrids
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):


Herrington Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
07:10 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:08 EST







Herrington Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.kdfwr.state.ky.us  

State Fishing Licensee
https://fw.ky.gov/license/olpsintro.aspx...  

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

State Parks
http://parks.ky.gov/  

State Fishing Information
http://www.kdfwr.state.ky.us/pdf/basicfi...