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Best Mississippi Fishing Lakes

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Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in MS.

Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Grenada Reservoir, Pickwick Lake and Sardis Lake are the most popular places for fishing in Mississippi, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.

  • Arkabutla Lake
  • Barnett Reservoir
  • Grenada Reservoir
  • Pickwick Lake
  • Sardis Lake
Best Bass Lakes

Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Grenada Reservoir, Pickwick Lake and Sardis Lake are considered the best options for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. More...

Popular Catfish Lakes

Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Grenada Reservoir, Pickwick Lake and Sardis Lake are favorite options for channel, blue and flathead catfish. More...

Top Crappie Lakes

Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Grenada Reservoir, Lake Washington, Pickwick Lake and Sardis Lake are the most popular lakes for black and white crappie. More...

Favorite Sunfish-Panfish Lakes

Arkabutla Lake, Barnett Reservoir, Grenada Reservoir, Lake Claude Bennett, Pickwick Lake, Sardis Lake and Tippah County Lake are popular lakes to fish for bluegill, bream, perch and other sunfish. More...

Top Striper Lakes

Barnett Reservoir, Eagle Lake, Lake Washington and Pickwick Lake are the best options for striped bass and/or hybrid striped bass. More...

Visit the Mississippi fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the Mississippi map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in MS at many of the most popular lakes in the state.

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