Spotted bass running shad on points around grassbeds and largemouth lurking in the grass—sounds like a couple of fun patterns to fish in January, doesn’t it? If so, give Lake Mitchell a try. Spots are active in the cold water and largemouth, even though a little less active, are still feeding.
Lake Mitchell is a small Coosa River lake wedged between its more famous sisters, Jordan downstream and Lay upstream. Mitchell...