Let's Go Fishing! Lake Purdy
Perserverance Pays off for Debra Celeri on August 1
Fishing with a 5-inch hyperstick (segmented dinger) on a 1\4 oz. Shaky Head, Debra enticed this 4.5 lb largemouth on the backside of the little island outfront. Patience and perseverance the key sometimes, and that was the case here!
Eddie Busby and Philip Hyche win Close contest in Week 16
Philip Hyche with 4.26 Large Mouth Bass, the big fish of Week 16
|TEAM||SUBS||BIG FISH||TOTAL WEIGHT||# FISH||PLACE||POINTS||$|
|Eddie Buzbee||Philip Hyche||4.26||9.86||5||1||15||$170.00|
|Mike Forrester||Chris Leathers||9.27||5||2||13||$50.00|
|Ben Jones||Todd Skinner||8.74||5||3||11||$30.00|
|Richard Williamson||Terry Wood||8.62||5||4||9|
|Mike Wolfe||Billy Milton||7.34||5||5||8|
|Caiden Sinclair||Hunter Gibson||7.24||4||6||6|
|Roger Williamson||Mitchell Clay||7.11||5||7||7|
|Larry Nix||Terry Stephenson||6.31||4||8||6|
|Travis Petrey||Mimi Savoie||5.39||5||9||7|
|Gary Martin||Glen Myrick||10||2|
|YEAR-TO-DATE||SUBS||WEEKS FISHED||POINTS||AVG. FINISH||TOTAL WGT||AVG. WGT||$|
|Justin Hefner||John Brasher||Michael Brasher||15||162||3.87||111.21||7.41||$658.00|
|Michael Forrester||Chris Leathers||Scott Lewis||16||121||5.88||86.73||5.42||$83.00|
|Mike Wolfe||Billy Milton||Felicia Milton||16||114||5.81||83.03||5.19||$381.00|
|Jeff England||Aaron England||Keith Owens Michael Miller||10||102||3.70||83.70||8.37||$506.50|
|Roger Williamson||Mitchell Clay||John Richardson||10||98||5.00||71.42||7.14||$645.00|
|Rob Smith||Zac Davis||Melanie Smith Frankie Howard Dennis Mitchell||9||89||4.67||68.46||7.61||$550.00|
|Eddie Buzbee||Philip Hyche||Billy Wilson||12||72||6.58||43.92||3.66||$340.00|
|Garrett Langer||David Smith||John Norris Alex Jessen||6||68||3.00||55.79||9.30||$221.00|
|Ben Jones||Todd Skinner||Jason Whitson||7||66||5.14||50.58||7.23||$281.00|
|Richard Williamson||Terry Wood||11||63||5.73||45.10||4.10||$85.00|
|Larry Nix||Terry Stephenson||Wes Glassey Scott Mooneyham||12||54||8.33||38.68||3.22||$287.50|
|Clint Wallace||Austin Wallace||Chris Thomas||8||50||6.00||38.19||4.77||$242.00|
|Zac Hall||James Carroll||6||50||5.17||35.85||5.98||$160.00|
|Philip Jones||Dru Jones||6||38||6.50||26.79||4.47||$84.00|
|Caiden Sinclair||Hunter Gibson||4||33||5.50||25.54||6.39||$78.00|
|Robert Combs||Jason Smith||Doug Bowers Juan Pinom||9||25||9.67||8.22||0.91|
|David Gambrell||Ben Gambrell||Thomas Rich||5||22||10.00||11.31||2.26|
|Brandon Bilek||Tom Paduch||2||15||6.50||9.94||4.97||$64.00|
|Race Harrison||Chris Lindsey||1||9||4.00||7.18||7.18||$34.00|
|Jason Priecko||Chris Hallman||2||9||10.00||6.44||3.22|
|Ryan Wallace||Allen Terrell||2||8||9.50||4.87||2.44|
|Stephen McKinney||Shannon Brock||4||8||8.75||0.00||0.00|
|Chris Hulsey||Justin Nelson||2||8||7.00||3.54||1.77|
|Travis Petrey||Mimi Savoie||1||7||9.00||5.39||5.39|
|Marcus Lyons||Brett Henderson||1||7||7.00||0.00||0.00|
|Nick Malesko||Jeff Miller||2||7||12.00||3.68||1.84|
|Brandon Payne||Jacob Turner||2||4||11.50||0.00||0.00|
|13 tied @||1||2||7.00||0.00||0.00|
|Prize Money distributed thus far:||$4,700.00|
|40 Teams represented so far - 8 different winners|
|Biggest Fish so far: 8.47 pounds - Rob Smith/Zac Davis - 5/2/14|
|Biggest Sack so far: 19.01 pounds - Clint Wallace/Austin Wallace - 4/18/14|
|Bold indicates qualified for Classic|
Wet and Wild Kayaks
only $15 for two hours for single or $25 for a tandem
Wear a swim suit because you will get wet
Must wear a life jacket (bring your own pfd or use ours)
Don't carry anything you don't want to lose or get wet.
The following 4 pictures are the winners of the July Kid's Cash for Lunkers Contest
Trevor Leger knows "Chicks dig fisherman".
1.5 lb Cat and 14 oz Bream on 7/18 using Night Crawlers
Destiny and Jazmine Burley with Bass, Bream and Catfish on Night Crawlers 7/5
Hunter Hinson with 1 lb crappie
Congratulations to the winners $25 each
Pick up your cash at Lake Purdy on your next visit
Expanded summer hours
now open 6AM to 8PM Everyday
Mike Williams with 3lb 5 oz Bass on Lavendar Shad Norman Deep Little-N, 7/27
Lake Clarity: Clear
Lake Level: Down 2 feet 10 inches from full pool. Water continues to be pulled at the dam creating currents in the Lake.
July is time to take a kid fishing. Lake Purdy will award four $25 prizes to the best kid's catches of the month. All kids under sixteen, fishing from a Lake Purdy rental boat are eligible. Just bring your fish to the store during open hours, 6AM to 8PM and have your picture taken. We will pick the best catches of the month (any species and not only the biggest can be the best).
Fishing Tip for July
New all-welded boats have arrived. Still rents for only $15 a day.
Winner! Winner! Winner!
Tim Isbell caught his 11 lb 14 oz Flathead Catfish on 6/20 with a lipless crankbait while bass fishing.
Byron Mize won $100 for his 2 lb 1 oz crappie with one of his hand tied "Rone's jigs". You can get his winning jigs in the Lake Purdy store.
Ron Wright got this 12 ounce Shellcracker with a cricket on May 11 and won $100 for the biggest bream of May.
Evans Smith and Gerald Nolen got their slab crappie with Jiffy Jigs.
Kyle Ledbetter used a spinner bait and Chris Skipper used a Baby Brush Hog to catch their 3 pound Spotted Bass this week.
Michael Bacher and 1.75 lb crappie and Victor Zagorski and Jeff McLeod with bass
And they never forget who took them fishing. Get them away from computer gaming and into nature. Every day on the water is a wonder and a boast to self-esteem.
Pontoon Palooza. Rent a Pontoon for as little as $67 plus tax for two hours. Get all the boat rental prices here, Rental Rates.
don't need a boater's license to rent any boat at Lake Purdy, including
a pontoon boat, pictured above. We'll
show you what you need to know to drive any boat even if you have no
previous experience. We have plenty of boats so you should be able to
rent any boat you want, any time you want it. That's why we don't take
reservations at Lake Purdy, you don't need it. We'll get you in your
boat and fishing right away.
Terelan Smith used a crankbait to catch this 2 lb Spotted Bass on Sunday 2/23.
Reserve a time call 991-9107
John Dauzat and Joe Lebens,Winners of the Diamond Group Corporate Outing October 23rd, pictured with their guide Gary Goodwin.
a valued client, spouse or special friend to a guide trip with one of
our world famous Lake Purdy Guides. We will provide the tackle and
food and refreshments as well if you like. Trips last 6 hours and are
for one or two people only. Cost for the trip is $250 and must be
booked in advance.
New Premium Weldcraft Boats Now Available to Rent or Buy
Click here to get fishing report.
The State has eliminated the hard copy license therefore Lake Purdy can no longer sell Fishing and Hunting License. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Store Hours now 6AM-8PM Seven Days a Week.
Hours: 6AM till 8PM everyday
Location 3780 Boat Launch Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35242
*4 Miles Northeast of Hwy 280 on Hwy 119
*25 Minutes From Downtown Birmingham