Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Charlie Capps - 11/14/2018 1:28:04 PM

Fishing remains slow right now as the lake continues to recover from the fish kill last fall.  



Bream fishing has been very poor so far this year.  There are lots of small bream out there, but the bigger ones are few and far between.  Try using crickets in waters less than 4 feet deep.



No one has been bass fishing lately at Capps, and there are no new reports.





Creel Limits:    

  • Bass - 5 per day
  • Bream - 100 per day
  • Crappie - 20 per day 

All anglers except those exempt from purchasing a fishing license must carry on their person an annual Wildlife Management Area user permit to fish at Lake Charlie Capps.  These are available wherever hunting and fishing license are sold.  Only bank fishing and non-motorized boats may be used.
Depth Map
A depth map of Lake Charlie Capps can be found at the following link: Capps Depth Map
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Fisheries Biologists use various sampling methods to assess the fish populations in the State’s waters.   Sampling results for selected water bodies are summarized in Reel Facts Sheets.




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