Fishing & Boating

Forrest County Lake - Hattiesburg

Acreage: 10.1

Species Stocked:

  • Bass
  • Bream
  • Catfish

Daily Bag Limits:

  • Bass - 5
  • Bream - 20
  • Catfish - 5
  • All other species - follow statewide bag limits.

Hours of Operation:

Open to fishing on Thursday and Friday of each week and only to persons 14 years old or younger, or handicapped persons of any age. All minors must be accompanied by a supervising adult and handicapped persons in need of personal assistance must provide such.

The term "handicapped persons" means paraplegics, hemiplegic, anyone permanently dependent upon a wheelchair for mobility, anyone who requires the permanent use of braces, full prosthesis or crutches for walking or blind individuals

The lake is open to the general public for fishing on Saturday of each week from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Directions:

0.6 miles north of Hwy 98 and Hwy 49 junction (south of Hattiesburg) on Hwy 49 at back of Multiuse Center.