Fishing At Lake Bistineau
AKA: Loggy Bayou Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, redear sunfish and yellow bass at Lake Bistineau in Louisiana.
If you enjoy catching big sac-a-lait and monster bass, you'll appreciate the options available at Lake Bistineau, a 15,500-acre lake in the north-central part of the state, 5 miles northwest of Ringgold. Giant bass and fat crappies swim in this reservoir where cypress and tupelo trees line well over 50 miles of shoreline. Catfish, sunfish and yellow bass also thrive here and provide plenty of fishing action. For the boating public, there are two marinas and half a dozen boat launch ramps for easy boat boat access, gas and marina supplies and services. Camping, lodging, bait, convenience stores and dining are all easy access from the lake.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Bistineau
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Bistineau Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Lake Bistineau State Park Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off State Park Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Parish Camp Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, off Pub Camp Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
Plum Orchard Park Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Mid Lake Marina Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Port O Bisteneau State Park Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off Yellow Pine Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Bistineau State Park Campground - 318 745-3503
Bistineau Lake RV Park - 318 927-3626
Blue Pond RV Park - 318 894-9170
Lake Bistineau LA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Bistineau State Park
103 State Park Rd
Doyline, LA 71023
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Lake Bistineau in LA
General Fishing Info
Fishing for crappie and bass in north-central LA.