Fish and Fishing the Little Tallapoosa River in Alabama
The Little Tallapoosa River offers a chance to float a stream that has had few visitors in the past. The river is home to redeye bass, spotted bass, and largemouth bass, as well as bluegill and redbreast sunfish. You can also catch catfish, both channel catfish and flathead catfish.
Fishing license information may be found at: www.outdooralabama.com/fishing/freshwater/license/. Instant licensing is available via the Internet (2% fee), via the telephone by calling 1-888-848-6887 ($3.95 fee), or at 900 vendors and probate offices in Alabama. All youth, age 15 and younger, fish for free.
Possession and creel limits for Alabama public waters are listed at: www.outdooralabama.com/fishing/freshwater/regulations/
Butler's Mill - established in 1866 - on the Little Tallapoosa River near Graham, 2353 County Road 92, Graham, AL 36263
More information on the Tallapoosa River: www.riversofalabama.org/Tallapoosa/TALLAPOOSA.htm
Local tourism, chambers of commerce, restaurant and accommodations are found at:
Alabama Restaurant Association: www.alabamarestaurants.com
Alabama Travel Council: www.alabamatravel.org; Alabama Tourism www.alabama.travel/
It shall be unlawful to intentionally stock or release any fish, mussel, snail, crayfish or their embryos, including bait fish, into the public waters of Alabama under the jurisdiction of the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries as provided in Rule 220-2-.42 except those waters from which it came without the written permission of a designated employee of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources authorized by the Director of the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries to issue such permit. The provisions of this rule shall not apply to the incidental release of bait into the water during the normal process of fishing.
The Fisheries Section's District II Supervisor can answer specific questions about the Little Tallapoosa River at Dan.Catchings@dcnr.alabama.gov.
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