Guide To Fishing At Lake Chehaw
AKA: Lake Worth
Conveniently located on the northern outskirts of Albany, Lake Chehaw, is a relatively shallow 1,400-acre reservoir in south-central GA. There are three boat ramps along 30 plus miles of shoreline. Bait, tackle, convenience stores, restaurants and lodging are available close by the water.
Striped bass and hybrid stripers, along with bass and catfish are at the top of the list of favorite fish species here. Bream, crappie and sunfish also live here in good numbers. Canoes and kayaks are an ideal way to fish the backwaters and feeder creeks, but pontoons, power boats and bass boats are popular too. The closest camping is ten minutes or more away, across town.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, shoal bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, bluegill, green sunfish, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, rock bass, spotted sunfish, warmouth, striped bass and hybrid striped bass at Lake Chehaw in Georgia.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Chehaw
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Chehaw Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Cromartie Beach Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, on the south side of the lake, off Cromartie Beach Drive, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Albany RV Resort - 229 431-2229
CreekSide RV Park & Campground - 229 886-0504
Albany MCCS - RV Park - 229 639-5234
Lake Chehaw GA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Chehaw Fishing Recreation
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Lake Chehaw in GA
General Fishing Info
Fishing for striped bass, hybrid stripers, bass and catfish in central GA.