Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Perry - 11/13/2018 9:33:57 AM

Statewide Creel Regulations apply on all fish species.

Bream - 100/day     Crappie - 30/day     Bass - 10/day     Catfish - 10/day

Find the Depth Map Here

For more information contact Lake Perry manager Joey Hinton at (601) 784-6119.

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.

Fishing Report 

Water Temp: 68°     Visibility: 46"


Largemouth bass are biting best late in the afternoon near lilies. Try frogs skipped across the tops of lily pads or dark colored flukes/plastic worms fished deep.

Sonny Clark strikes again with this recent Bass catch


Bream are biting around the piers and in the pads near the back of the lake.  Fishermen are having the most luck on live worms fished from the banks. 

Redear are biting well around the piers


No recent Crappie reports.  Try fishing minnow tipped jigs near deep structure.


Catfish can be caught with worms or livers fished on the bottom in the old creek channels.  They are biting very well around the fishing piers on livers and live worms fished on the bottom.


The annual Lake Perry youth fishing rodeo was a huge success this year!





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