Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Prentiss Walker Lake - 6/10/2019 11:11:52 AM

Water Temperature: 82 F          Visibility: 24"


Bass fishing has been fair. Bass should be in shallow water around structure. Try using spinnerbaits and soft plastic lures. In the late evening hours try using topwater lures. Prentiss Walker is crowded with bass and anglers are encouraged to keep small fish.



Bream fishing has been good. Bream are in shallow water. Try fishing at depths of 2 - 5 feet using crickets or small worms in and around structure. Prentiss Walker have a good population of big bream.



Crappie fishing has been poor. Crappie should be in deeper water around stumps or downed structure. Target these fish in 8 - 10 feet of water using jigs or minnows.



Catfish fishing has been poor. Catfish can be targeted in deep water around creek ledges and brush piles. Commercial stinkbaits and liver are your best choices for baits.


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

A lake depth map can be accessed at the link below.

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