Project Description


Trout Fishing in North Georgia, 4th Edition

A Comprehensive Guide to Public Streams and Rivers

by Jimmy Jacobs

Learn when, where, and how to catch the best trout in the northern part of Georgia.

This comprehensive guide, now in its fourth edition, provides extensive yet easy-to-read information not only about how to catch trout, but also about fishing locations in Georgia and how to get to them. The book now includes photographs and has been completely updated, to include five new streams and revised information on 73 other creeks, rivers, and ponds. Addressing all three fishing methods—bait, spinner and fly—the guide also describes the history and variety of trout.

Jacobs offers plenty of tips about equipment, tackle and techniques for the best results. The book includes detailed maps and directions as well as the special regulations governing each stream. Whether a novice or a seasoned pro, any trout fisherman hoping to land this delicate and elusive quarry will find Trout Fishing in North Georgia a valuable resource.

This book is out of print.

Paperback: $15.95
ISBN: 978-1-56145-403-7
Total Pages: 240
Size: 5 1/2 x 7 1/2
Language: English


“An essential companion for anyone who wants to explore the trout fishing of the region. Anyone thinking about a trout fishing expedition to North Georgia would be well served by throwing this fine guide in the glove compartment.” ―Southern Living

“…a wealth of well-written lore and practical wisdom from long-time, avid trout fisherman Jimmy Jacobs.” ―Georgia Journal

Meet the Author

Jimmy Jacobs has spent the past three decades exploring Georgia stream by stream. He holds a degree in journalism from Georgia State University and is an editor of Georgia Sportsman. He lives in Georgia.