Mississippi Bass Fishing
Fish for spotted, smallmouth and largemouth bass in MS lakes.
Bass Fishing Lakes In Mississippi
Lots of Mississippi fishing waters contain bass. Ponds, rivers and all sizes of lakes are apt to have bass swimming in them. All the major lakes in MS have a healthy population of bass, including Aberdeen Lake, Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Bay Springs Lake, Columbus Lake, Enid Lake, Grenada Reservoir, Lake Beulah, Lake Bogue Homa, Lake Washington, Lake Whittington, Moon Lake, Okatibbee Lake, Pickwick Lake, Sardis Lake and Tunica Lake.
World record: 22 lbs 4 oz
State Record: 18.15 lbs
World record: 11 lbs 15 oz
State Record: 7 lbs 15 oz
World record: 9 lbs 8 oz
State Record: 8 lbs 2 oz
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Mississippi State Record Bass
The state record largemouth bass came from Natchez State Park Lake.
The state record smallmouth bass came from Pickwick Lake, in the Yellow Creek Arm.
The state record spotted bass was caught out of a farm pond.
Bass are one of the most sought after of all the game fish. Its appeal spans cultures, age groups and genders to tap on the heart strings of anglers everywhere. Join us in our endeavor to offer information about bass fishing on your favorite bass lake in Mississippi. Understanding the primary seasonal movements of smallmouth bass and largemouth bass is key to locating them on local lakes in the Magnolia State.
Bass fishing basics video.
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Bass fishing information by state.
The lifecycle of bass
The more you know about the seasonal migration of bass, the more likely you are to be looking in the right area next time you visit Mississippi bass fishing lakes. Visit the bass fishing page for more in-depth information about bass activities.