Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Bogue Homa - 10/16/2018 12:34:44 PM

Bridges on the main road to Lake Bogue Homa from Hwy 84 have been closed.  The second entrance must be used until further notice.  See map below.

Statewide Creel Regulations apply to all species except bass

A 15-inch minimum length limit has been set for all bass so bass kept must be greater than 15 inches with a creel limit of 5 bass per person per day. Creel limits for other species are: 100 bream 30 crappie 10 catfish.

Find the Depth Map Here.

For questions please contact the Bogue Homa Lake Manager, Chris Germany, at (601)425-2148.

Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Fisheries Biologists use various sampling methods to assess the fish populations in the State’s waters.   Sampling results for selected water bodies are summarized in Reel Facts Sheets.

Fishing Report 

Temperature: 80°     Visibility: 36"


Largemouth bass are biting more as temps begin to decrease.  They are biting best on spinnerbait in mornings and evenings in shallow water near grass.  They are also biting well near the piers.  Try fishing topwater lures or frogs along the lilies.  

Recent Largemouth Bass catches


Bream are being caught off the long pier near the office.  Redear are biting best on crickets in shallow water near beds and Bluegill are biting best on waxworms also fished near beds.  

Local angler Pat Rawson with the new Lake Bogue Homa record Redear, weighing in at 1.01 lbs!


Crappie are biting again in deep water near structure on jigs and minnows.

Dominic Germany proudly showing off his White Crappie 


Catfish are biting well on livers and any pungent bait fished in 7-8 feet of water near the spillway.  


Closed bridges are marked with a red X.


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