Fishing in Mississippi

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Top Fishing Spots in Mississippi

Lake Jeff Davis
Lake Jeff Davis provides families a safe, clean fishing destination. Other features include nature trails, bicycle trials, boat ramps, fishing piers and campgrounds.
Lake Tangipahoa
500 acres of water stocked with largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill and more.
Lake Bogue Homo
Anglers can try their luck at Lake Bogue Homo, Great place to catch large mouth bass, channel catfish and brown bullhead.
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Common Catches in Mississippi

Flathead Catfish
Flathead Catfish
The flathead catfish is a popular food fish has an excellent flavor.
Tarpon
Tarpon
The tarpon was one of the first saltwater species to be declared a game fish.
Bluefish
Bluefish
Anglers can sniff out bluefish by their smell, which is something like fresh cucumbers.
Largemouth Bass
Largemouth Bass
The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish in the U.S. Learn more about how you can identify a largemouth bass, where to catch it and what bait and lures to use.
Smallmouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
The smallmouth bass is the second largest member of the sunfish family attaining a weight of almost 12 lb.
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfish
The Channel catfish is very highly regarded for its food and sports value. The Channel catfish is most abundant in the central part of U.S. and southern states.

Mississippi Fishing Tips And Information

Saltwater Bay Fishing

Saltwater Bay Fishing

Reefs, hills and shallows are some the best saltwater fishing locations.

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River Fishing

River Fishing

Get river fishing tips, freshwater fishing techniques and more to help you catch more fish

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Lake & Pond Structures

Lake & Pond Structures

Learn about the structures in lakes and ponds. Learn where to find fish, tips and more.

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