Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Lincoln State Park - 11/12/2019 1:03:55 PM
Species Detail
Bass Bass bite is good on soft plastics, bass in the 2-3 pound range are caught regularly.
Crappie Crappie bite is good on niblet tipped jigs or live minnows in around 5 feet of water.
Bream Try fishing for bream in shallow waters near vegetation using crickets or red worms. If bedding activity is present focus your efforts near the beds.
Catfish Catfish bite is fair when fishing on bottom near channels using liver or night crawlers. Fish in the 2-3 pound range are being caught regularly.

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 

Lake Lincoln 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.

Many fish attractor sites were created in 2011, 2015, and 2016. Many were marked with GPS and the coordinates are listed below.   Be sure your GPS is set to read decimal degrees (shown below) and not degrees-minutes-seconds when attempting to locate these attractors.

 2016 L.Lincoln fish attractors


 31.68244N  90.33452W            31.68119N 90.33363W
 31.68359N  90.32577 W           31.68923N  90.32704W
 31.68854N  90.32812W            31.68641N  90.32838W
 31.68555N  90.33482W            31.68615N  90.33572W
 31.68636N  90.33631W            31.68235N  90.33931W
 31.68163N  90.33286W            31.68714N  90.33889W
 31.68564N  90.34160W            31.68773N  90.34068W
 31.68834N  90.34014W


31.686371N    90.342832W      31.686216N    90.342427W

31.686700N    90.344174W      31.686742N    90.344383W

31.687083N    90.338932W      31.687271N    90.338780W

31.688252N    90.339651W      31.687964N    90.340410W

31.687860N    90.340297W      31.686948N    90.337655W

31.685357N    90.332758W      31.685790N    90.334282W

31.684320N    90.330282W      31.689012N    90.326904W

31.687161N    90.327620W      31.68395N      90.32569W

31.68237N      90.32540W        31.682422N    90.339712W

31.682382N    90.340029W      31.682391N    90.340286W

31.682311N    90.340676W      31.682894N    90.342308W

31.682851N    90.343119W      31.685536N    90.339867W

31.682529N    90.338604W      31.681592N    90.335060W

31.681175N    90.334089W


31.685285N   90.340728W

31.685154N   90.342220W

31.683188N   90.337074W

31.682553N   90.334878W

31.682607N   90.332458W

31.683806N   90.331160W

31.684162N   90.332965W

31.68031N     90.32635W

31.67811N     90.32792W



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