Guide To Fishing At Parr Reservoir
AKA: Parr Shoals Reservoir
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, white catfish, white crappie, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, white bass, white perch and yellow perch at Parr Reservoir in South Carolina.
Boasting a broad selection of fish species, Parr Shoals Reservoir or Parr Reservoir is a 4,400-acre lake in the north-central part of SC, at Jenkinsville. This long river lake has 94 miles of shoreline with plenty of places to wet a line. Bass and catfish get the lions share of attention here, both with good numbers and size.
Crappie, bream, sunfish and perch are also popular with healthy populations of all. There are boat launch ramps at both ends of the lake, but no marina or rental boats. Campgrounds with RV hookups are both at the lake, and nearby.
Primary fish species residing in Parr Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Parr Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NO
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Heller's Creek Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, at the south end of the Broad River Road Bridge, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
Click here for a South Carolina Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
River Road Family Campground - 803 603-4366
Broad River Campground - 803 749-9100
Parr Reservoir SC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Broad River Campground and RV Park
Winnsboro, SC 29180
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Parr Reservoir in SC
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass and catfish in north-central SC.