Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Mary Crawford - 8/9/2022 4:39:36 PM
Species Detail
Largemouth Bass Largemouth bass bite is steady, focus fishing effort in the lotus on the southwest side of the lake with topwater frogs or near structure with plastics in the evening.
Crappie Crappie bite is fair, target fish in the stumps and around the valve structure near the dam with jigs or fathead minnows.
Bream Bluegill and redear stay consistent from the piers and bank fishing areas on crickets and redworms. Overhanging vegetation is also a good place to target with crickets.
Catfish Catfish bite well from piers, bank areas and boats on cut bait when fished on bottom.



Special Fishing Regulations


Species Type Length To Release
Largemouth Bass Slot Length Limit 16"-22"
Catfish No length limit

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information
Largemouth Bass 10 1 over 22"
Crappie 15
Bream (combined bluegill and redear) 25
Catfish 10

Additional Information

For more information about Lake Mary Crawford, please call (601) 587-7853

Lake Mary Crawford 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.


Natural and artificial structures were added to the lake during renovations.


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