Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Jeff Davis - 8/14/2017 8:27:54 AM

For more information, call the lake office at (601) 792-8225.

Water Temperature: 86

Visibility: 36"


Bass fishing is slow; try soft plastics such as worms, flukes, etc.  Anglers are having luck late in the evening and at night on topwater lures.  Also, try soft plastic baits in medium depths around cover.  A new lake record was caught on March 21, see below.

JD 12.6 record bass 

The new lake record Largemouth Bass: 12.6 pounds!



Bream fishing is slow; fish are being caught all around the lake on crickets and worms.


No current reports on crappie fishing. Try fishing in deeper water with minnows.


Currently there are no reports on catfish. Try tightlining with worms or liver.


Click here for a lake depth map.


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