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Charlie Taylor's Buggs Island Fishing Report

In Kerr Lake stripers are hitting trolled crankbaits and bucktails in the vicinity of Bluestone Creek and Clarksville, while the mouths of Rudds and Grassy Creeks are producing stripers on live shad, swim baits and four inch Sassy Shads.

Crappie are thick around bridge pilings and brushpiles.

No reports of bass catches this week.

Throughout the entire state, waters are seasonally cold. All anglers and boaters are cautioned to be extremely careful and WEAR YOUR LIFEJACKETS. Hypothermia is the leading cause of water-related deaths during this season of the year.

About Charlie Taylor:

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Charlie Taylor writes about fishing in Virginia for several publications. He can be reached at
His full Virginia fishing report can be found here. And his report for Lake Gaston can be found here.

Charlie also moderates a popular Forum for area fishermen (and fisherwomen). It can be found here.

This page is updated weekly, usually on Thursday afternoon or Friday morning.

Friday, December 1, 2017