Fishing At J Percy Priest Lake
AKA: Percy Priest Lake
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, redear sunfish, rock bass, warmouth, white bass, yellow bass, striped bass and hybrid striped bass at J Percy Priest Lake in Tennessee.
Nestled in the northeast outskirts of Nashville, TN, Percy Priest Lake is a 14,200-acre reservoir in the north-central part of Tennessee. Easy access from I-40 and plenty of amenities, camping and lodging options, make Percy Priest Lake an easy fishing getaway. With over 260 miles of shoreline, and much of it available for fishing from shore, there are plenty of places to wet a line. Fishing from a boat, canoe or kayak provides access to additional fishing spots and places not accessible for bank fishing. Bass, crappie and striped bass are the favorites here, but the lake also has notable populations of walleye, catfish, hybrids, white bass, bluegill and a variety of other fish species.
Primary fish species residing in J Percy Priest Lake
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J Percy Priest Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Nashville Shores Marina
Rentals: Pontoon boats
Safeharbor Boat Rentals - Elm Hill
Rentals: Bass boats and pontoons
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Anderson Road Campground - 615 361-1980
Poole Knobs Campground - 615 459-6948
Seven Points Campground - 615 889-5198
J Percy Priest Lake, TN Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
J Percy Priest Lake
Seven Points Campground
1810 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Hermitage, TN 37076
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General Fishing Info
Bass, crappie and striped bass fishing in north-central TN.