Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Bogue Homa - 8/9/2022 4:35:24 PM
Species Detail
Largemouth Bass Largemouth bass are biting well near lilies in the back of the lake, focus fishing effort along vegetation edges with buzzbaits in early dawn hours. During the day target them along creek channels in deeper waters.
Crappie Crappie are being caught off the right side of the T-pier with live minnows.
Bream Bream bite is great all around the lake in 4-6 foot depths, bite is best on redworms or crickets. Focus fishing effort near vegetation.
Catfish Catfish are being caught at night along the spillway and from the piers near the office.

Special Fishing Regulations


Species Type Length To Release
Black Bass (combined largemouth, spotted and smallmouth) Minimum Length Limit 15 inches and under
Catfish No length limit

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information
Black Bass (combined largemouth, spotted and smallmouth) 5
Catfish 10 Creel limit for all State Fishing and State Park Lakes


  • Only rod and reel or pole fishing is allowed on State Fishing Lakes except that carp, gar, buffalo, and bowfin may be taken by use of bow and arrow at night only after purchasing a valid permit for fishing and/or boating. No other gear is allowed at these lakes. 
  • Fishing is not allowed from courtesy piers adjacent to boat ramps. Night fishing is allowed from the bank or boats which are in compliance with state and coast guard regulations.

Additional Information

For information about Lake Bogue Homa, please call (601) 425-2148.

Lake Bogue Homa 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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