Lake Hartwell


Lake Level
659.36 FEET
Full Pool: 660.0
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FISHING CHAMP: Lance Eckford's prize is no fishing tale

Mooresville Tribune

Date: 11/12/2018 5:01:00 AM

His prize in the recent American Bass Angler’s Tournament is a brand new fishing boat. His first day on Lake Hartwell, on the South Carolina-Georgia line, didn’t look promising. At the end of day one

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Lake Hartwell officials close boat ramp for repairs

Fox Carolina News

Date: 10/23/2018 8:57:00 AM

Anderson County (Fox Carolina) - The Glenn Ferry boat ramp in Anderson County will be closed on October 29th for some road repairs that will take two weeks, officials from the U.S Army Corps of Engine

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1021 Fishing Report


Date: 10/20/2018 4:20:00 PM

As water temperatures drop more fish will come to the banks, and soon a buzzbait should work well all day. Lake Hartwell water levels are at 658.55 (full pool is 660.00), and water temperatures are in

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Get ready! B.A.S.S. Nation Championship coming to Lake Hartwell

Fox Carolina News

Date: 10/11/2018 8:02:00 PM

Bass fishermen can now rejoice, the schedule for 2019 has been announced by B.A.S.S Nation officials. Nation, the organization with affiliated clubs in 47 states and 10 nations worldwide will once aga

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1007 Fishing Report


Date: 10/6/2018 9:31:00 PM

However, you want to fish areas with some deep water nearby and not very shallow, flat creeks. Lake Hartwell water levels are above full at 661.06 (full pool is 660.00), and even though water temperat

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• River: Savannah River
• Surface Area: 56,000 Acres
Lake Hartwell is a reservoir bordering Georgia and South Carolina and is created by Hartwell Dam. As one of the southeast's largest and most popular recreation lakes, it is located on the Savannah River seven miles below the point at which the Tugaloo and Seneca Rivers join to form the Savannah. Extending 49 miles up the Tugaloo and 45 miles up the Seneca at normal pool elevation, the lake comprises nearly 56,000 acres of water with a shoreline of 962 miles. The entire Hartwell "Project" contains 76,450 acres of land and water. I-85 bisects Hartwell Lake and makes the area easily accessible to visitors. Lake Hartwell was named for the American Revolutionary War figure Nancy Hart. One of the most popular activities at Lake Hartwell is fishing. In fact, the 2008 Bassmaster Classic was held at Lake Hartwell. The lake is a good fishing habitat for many species. Bream, catfish, smallmouth bass, walleye, and large mouth bass are naturally occurring species in the lake, but the most popular fishing is for striped bass. Many 60+ lb. fish have been caught on Lake Hartwell, with 20 lb. fish being common. The majority of striped bass caught on the lake will range from 5 to 12 pounds. There are multiple lake houses and docks and boating, water skiing, and fishing are popular activities on Lake Hartwell.
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