Weiss Lake is in northeastern Alabama. The lake consists of 30,200 acres coming from the Coosa River, Chattooga River (Alabama–Georgia), and Little River, offering over 447 miles of shoreline, shallow flats, large coves, under-water drop offs and deep channels. Weiss Lake is known as the "Crappie Capital Of the World". Lake Weiss is also one of the better bass fisheries in the state. The population of bass consists of 15–18 inch and striped bass 5–9 pound fish, but fish over 25 pounds have been caught as well.