Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Neshoba County Lake - 9/9/2019 2:11:04 PM


Bass fishing has been good. Try fishing where the depth drops 3 - 6 feet. Target these fish using spinnerbaits or slow rising jerkbaits. Bass become more active early in the morning and late in the afternoon. During this time topwater lures can produce some exciting strikes. Here's a picture of a nice bass recently caught. 



Bream fishing has been fair. Fish have been caught in a variety of different areas of the lake. Try fishing early in the morning or late in the afternoon with crickets and small worms. 



Crappie fishing has been slow lately. Most crappie are in deep water, but a few anglers have been catching fish around the wooden and earthen piers. Use a variety of different colored jigs or minnows to catch these fish. 



Catfish have been biting good. Anglers are still catching some nice fish at night. Try fishing in deep water with chicken liver or cut bait. 


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                                 


Neshoba County Lake depth map


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