Fishing ReportNeshoba County Lake - 11/12/2019 3:53:09 PM
|Largemouth Bass||Bass fishing has been slow. Bass are around shallow water vegetation. The best lures to use right now are spinnerbaits. Fish these lures on the edge of cover.|
|Crappie||Crappie fishing has been fair lately. Most crappie are in deep water, but a few anglers are still catching fish around the rip rap area of the earthen piers. Use a variety of different colored jigs or minnows to catch these fish.|
|Bream||Bream fishing has been slow. Fish have been caught in a variety of different areas of the lake. Try fishing near shallow structure with crickets and small worms.|
|Catfish||Catfish have been biting good. Anglers have recently been catching some large catfish. Try fishing in deep water with chicken liver or cut bait.|
Below: Here's a picture of a nice catfish recently caught at Neshoba.
Special Fishing Regulations
|Species||Type||Length To Release|
|Black Bass (combined largemouth, smallmouth and spotted)||Minimum length limit||16 - 20 inches|
|Catfish||No length limit|
Creel Limits (per person, per day)
|Black Bass (combined largemouth, smallmouth and spotted)||10||Anglers can harvest only one bass over 20 inches|
|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.
For information about Neshoba County Lake, please call (601) 656-7376.
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.