Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Calling Panther Lake - 7/16/2019 10:24:28 AM

Boat lanes have been cut to allow for easier access to different parts of the lake, but be aware that IDLE SPEED IS REQUIRED in these areas.  Channels are marked with red/green markers for main channels and gold markers for side channels.


For more information, call the lake office at (601) 892-4776



Bass fishing has been fair. Bass can be caught in water where the depths drop from 4 - 8 feet deep. Try fishing in one of Calling Panther many coves. Use soft plastic lures or spinnerbaits to catch these fish.  



Bream fishing has been fair. Bream can be caught in shallow water near cover. Use crickets or small red worms to catch these fish. 



Crappie fishing has been poor lately. Fish in deeper water along the old creek channel. Try using different colored jigs or golden shiners to catch these fish.



Fishing for catfish has been fair lately. Try fishing at early in the morning. Target these fish using cutbait and liver.



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.


 Calling Panther Lake depth map 


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