Fishing At Okatibbee Lake
AKA: Okatibbee Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill and green sunfish at Okatibbee Lake in Mississippi.
The largest lake in the Meridian area, scenic Okatibbee Lake is a 4,100-acre lake in the southeast part of the state. Heavy forest, rocky banks and a few swimming beaches line the twenty eight miles of shoreline. Crappie, bass, catfish and bream reside here, and all are often caught in the large size range. West Bank Park in the southwest corner of the lake has a nice boat launch ramp. Twiltley Boat Ramp and Collinsville Boat Ramp are located on the west side of the lake at Twiltley Branch Park. Pine Springs Park on the east side, and Gin Creek Campground in the northwest corner also have launch ramps. All these boating access areas have concrete ramps and parking. At or nearby campgrounds, boat ramps and parks there are areas for fishing from the bank. Fishing jetties are located at Pine Springs Park and Tailrace Park.
Primary fish species residing in Okatibbee Lake
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Okatibbee Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Twiltley Branch Campground - 601 626-8068
Pelican's Cove RV Resort & Marina - 601 626-8080
Okatibbee Creek Park - 601 737-2370
601 737-2370 - 601 737-2370
Okatibbee Lake MS Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
West Bank Park
8490 Okatibbee Dam Road
Collinsville, MS 39325
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Okatibbee Lake in MS
General Fishing Info
Fishing for crappie and bass in southeast MS.