Fishing & Boating


Elvis Presley Lake is closed for renovation. There is no access to the park, including the campground and day use area.

Fishing Report

Elvis Presley Lake - 3/18/2024 2:39:57 PM
Species Detail



Special Fishing Regulations


Species Type Length To Release
Catfish No length limit

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information
Catfish 10 Creel limit for all State Fishing and State Park Lakes
  • Only rod and reel or pole fishing is allowed on State Fishing Lakes except that carp, gar, buffalo, and bowfin may be taken by use of bow and arrow at night only after purchasing a valid permit for fishing and/or boating. No other gear is allowed at these lakes. 
  • Fishing is not allowed from courtesy piers adjacent to boat ramps. Night fishing is allowed from the bank or boats which are in compliance with state and Coast Guard regulations.

Additional Information:


For information about Elvis Presley Lake, please call (662) 620-6314.

Elvis Presley Depth Map

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.


MDWFP personnel and Boy Scout Troop 85 sank donated Christmas trees in Elvis Presley Lake in 2024.  The brush piles are a good way to upcycle leftover Christmas trees and create fishing hot spots. Here are the coordinates for those brush piles:

34.30009, -88.65718

34.29618, -88.6575

34.29588, -88.65982

34.29625, -88.66083

34.30581, -88.65158

34.30606, -88.65158

34.30625, -88.65156

34.30495, -88.65394

34.29888, -88.65982

34.29822, -88.65485

34.29848, -88.661755


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