Record Fish and Best Fishing Times on DHL

Record Fish Taken On Dale Hollow Lake

Species    Rec. Wt. 
Smallmouth Bass* 11lbs. 15 oz.
Largemouth Bass 11lbs. 1 oz.
 White Bass 4 lbs. 2 oz.
Rainbow Trout (tailwaters) 14 lbs. 8 oz.
Brown Trout 26 lbs. 2 oz.
Cutthroat Trout 0lbs. 6 oz.
Walleye 18 lb.s 8 oz.
Muskellunge (Muskle)  43 lbs. 0 oz.
 Blue Gill 2 lbs. 7 oz.
 *World Record

 Best Fishing Times for Dale Hollow Lake

1- Best   2-Good   3-Fair   4-Poor
Species  Jan. Feb. March   April  May  June July  Aug.  Sept.  Oct.   Nov.  Dec.
Smallmouth 2 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 1
Largemouth 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 2
Spotted   1 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 1
Walleye   2 4 3 2 1 1 1 2 3 3 1 1
Rainbow  1 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 2 1
 Lake Trout 1 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 3 3 3 1

 

*Information from the US Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District website