Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Simpson County Lake - 6/25/2019 12:04:44 PM


Bass fishing has been fair. Bass are foraging for food in shallow areas. Try fishing at depths of 3 - 6 feet with bright colored crankbaits and spinnerbaits.



Bream fishing has been fair. Search for bream that roaming shallow coves. Also, try fishing along the dam with crickets or small worms. 



Crappie fishing has been poor. Target crappie near deep fish attractors. Use jigs or minnows to catch these fish. 



Fishing for catfish has been poor lately. Try fishing with cut bait or liver in water between 9 - 12 feet deep. 


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

Simpson County Lake depth map

New fish attractor coordinates added 1/27/16

N 31.91391 W 89.79392 N 31.91466 W 89.78912
N 31.91371 W 89.79394 N 31.91450 W 89.78891
N 31.91344 W 89.79388 N 31.91438 W 89.78863
N 31.91469 W 89.79163 N 31.91476 W 89.78922
N 31.91565 W 89.79165 N 31.91480 W 89.78888
N 31.91502 W 89.78989 N 31.91461 W 89.78897
N 31.91481 W 89.78941 N 31.91646 W 89.78997
N 31.91479 W 89.78960 N 31.91658 W 89.79011
N 31.91468 W 89.78929

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