Tell a friend Send us feedback

Fishing Mississippi

EZFishing brings you Mississippi's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

Search Fishing Locations in Mississippi

Find any of the 5925 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Mississippi Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Mississippi.

Mississippi Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Mississippi?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.

Mississippi Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.

Links to Mississippi Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Mississippi's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Mississippi Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Mississippi.

  • Area lake fishing remains steady
  • Below are the most current reports on fishing conditions of lakes in the area. Information is courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. Bass fishing is fair. Black or junebug colored worms are the best lures right now.
  • Daily Leader
  • -
  • 6/27/2017 1:39:00 AM
  • Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo celebrates its 70th year
  • The Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo turns 70 this year. The event will be held Friday-July 4 at Jones Park in Gulfport. Admission for all four days is $10 and daily admission is $5. Anglers fish for free. For this year’s milestone rodeo, a pair of $ ...
  • Sun Herald
  • -
  • 6/24/2017 6:04:00 PM
  • What’s a State Record Swordfish Worth? $325,000!
  • For one South Carolina man it led to a state record swordfish and a six-figure pay day. Fishing aboard the Pay Dirt in the annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic, held earlier this month in Biloxi, Scott Cochran of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., was behind ..
  • -
  • 6/23/2017 8:09:00 PM
  • Pro fishing: Tom Monsoor captures elusive FLW Tour event's top prize
  • What surprised many of those who follow pro fishing is that Monsoor’s first career FLW Tour win, which came in his 168th tournament, came in the Washington D.C. area, which is far from his home waters — the Mississippi River. Monsoor, in fact ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
  • -
  • 6/23/2017 1:56:00 PM
  • Friday Opinuendo: On Fish Creek, college, compost and more …
  • The St. Paul-based conservation nonprofit Great River Greening calls the site — near the Mississippi River and adjacent to Ramsey County’s 142-acre Fish Creek Open Space — “beautiful throughout,” crediting its volunteers. Since 2013, more than ...
  • TwinCities Pioneer Press
  • -
  • 6/23/2017 5:45:00 AM
  • Fishing Report: Weekend of June 23-25
  • Mississippi River (St. Louis region): Water is 76 degrees, normal and muddy. Blue and flathead catfish slow using cut bait; channel catfish fair using live bait; freshwater drum slow using worms; other species slow. Newton: Catfish fair; bass good using ..
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • -
  • 6/23/2017 5:22:00 AM
  • Fishing: Bleeker, Stayberg win national tournament
  • It’s all in the prep work. Fishing takes practice and understanding of how the body of water being fished works. The Mississippi River -- which is a powerful and challenging river to navigate, let alone fish -- had a wrench thrown into it in late May and .
  • Pierce County Herald
  • -
  • 6/22/2017 6:43:00 PM
  • Bait-fish proposal divides camps
  • The AGFC spent more than $1 million to eradicate them and failed. Our genesis snakehead population is now established in Mississippi, as well. Chris Racey, chief of fisheries for the AGFC, said fishing guides overstate their financial exposure to the ...
  • NWA Online
  • -
  • 6/22/2017 7:56:00 AM
  • Largemouth fishing on Lake Erie? You bet!
  • The last time I felt bucket mouths hit with such a mean attitude was on the Mississippi River. It was a blast! Since I had never fished these two harbors before, I wanted to cover water and locate where the fish were at and what type of cover they were ...
  • -
  • 6/21/2017 12:17:00 PM
  • Mississippi: Wolf Lake Reopens to Fishing, Boating
  • YAZOO COUNTY – PURSUANT to the authority set forth in Mississippi Code Annotated §59-21-111 et. seq., the Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, with the approval of the Commission, restricted certain ...
  • -
  • 6/21/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • Evinrude Angler's Consistency Pays Off at FLW and NWT Events
  • In addition, Mark Courts won the NWT event, held on the Mississippi River. "We at Evinrude congratulate all of our Team Evinrude anglers for their continued top performance in the professional fishing circuits," said Olivier Pierini, Evinrude director of .
  • Outdoors FIRST
  • -
  • 6/21/2017 5:13:00 AM
  • Program featured the fish and fisheries of the Black River watershed
  • That walleye would have navigated several lock and dam structures on the Mississippi River. Among the fish reported were a 15-year-old, 48-inch muskellunge. Muskellunge are native to the Black River and there are also fall fingerling musky stocked in the .
  • La Crosse Tribune
  • -
  • 6/21/2017 12:14:00 AM
  • Catch-and-release fish records program catching on in Wisconsin
  • Xavier Vang of Milwaukee erased an almost 20-year shovelnose sturgeon record with a 37.5- inch, 7-pound, 13.1 ounce fish caught May 28 from the Mississippi River in Vernon County. Weight records (alternate method) Shawn Schmidt of Denmark bettered his own
  • Outdoor News
  • -
  • 6/20/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • Now that’s a big fish! New Mississippi swordfish record has big payout
  • Scott Cothran of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, now owns the Mississippi record for largest swordfish. The Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources certified Cothran’s catch during Tuesday’s meeting. On a 37-foot Freeman called Pay Dirt at last ...
  • Sun Herald
  • -
  • 6/20/2017 7:20:00 PM
  • Fishing remains slow in area lakes
  • Below are the most current reports on fishing conditions of lakes in the area. Information is courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. Bass fishing is fair. Black or junebug colored worms are the best lures right now.
  • Daily Leader
  • -
  • 6/20/2017 12:02:00 AM
  • Mississippi: DWFP Officers No. 1 at National LawFit Challenge
  • JACKSON - Conservation Officers from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) claimed the title of "Fittest in the Nation" as they took the top spot at the 16th annual National LawFit Challenge held this past weekend in Pearl ..
  • -
  • 6/19/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • Monsoor Holds Off Warren For First Career Win
  • black and blue homemade swim jig with a creature bait trailer. It was very much the same way he fishes at home on the Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wis. He’s won several BFLs and a four-day FLW Series event, all of which had come in his backyard on the .
  • BassFan
  • -
  • 6/19/2017 2:24:00 AM
  • What's behind the battle against farmed shrimp imports?
  • The SSA, founded in 2002, represents the interests of shrimp fishermen, processors and other interests in the warmwater shrimp producing states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisianan, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas. Part of the ...
  • IntraFish
  • -
  • 6/19/2017 1:01:00 AM
  • Monsoor’s Redemption
  • Monsoor holds six career wins in FLW competition through the T-H Marine Bass Fishing League and Costa FLW Series, but all of them have come on his home waters of the Mississippi River. Today, Monsoor broke that trend by weighing 15 pounds, 2 ounces in the
  • -
  • 6/18/2017 9:51:00 PM
  • Try ‘run-out’ fishing for hot bassin’ action
  • Big bottomland river systems provide superb bass-fishing opportunities for thousands of Arkansas anglers. Take the lower Mississippi and White rivers, for example. The vast network of tributaries and oxbow lakes comprising these ecosystems are favored ...
  • Arkansas Online
  • -
  • 6/18/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Swordfish highlights MGCBGFC Spring Tournament
  • A record swordfish and a tuna highlighted the finish of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Big Game Fishing Club’s Spring Club Tournament at Point Cadet on Saturday. Blake Hopkins caught a 171.2-pound swordfish, a tournament record. It was also the only ...
  • Sun Herald
  • -
  • 6/18/2017 3:21:00 AM
  • Red Snapper Fishing Season Opens
  • Recreational anglers hope to reel in red snappers now that the extended federal season is open. Recreational anglers in Mississippi will have 39 days to fish for red snapper in state and federal waters. Each week through September fourth red snapper season
  • -
  • 6/17/2017 2:14:00 AM
  • Fishing method puts many hooks in the water
  • A Styrofoam bucket or cooler is ideal for storage and transport, and that’s about it. Mississippi law requires hooks on trotlines to be tied at least two feet apart, and each licensed fisherman may have up to 100 hooks in use at a time. To begin the ...
  • Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
  • -
  • 6/16/2017 12:34:00 PM
  • Fishing Report: Weekend of June 16-18
  • Mississippi River (St. Louis region): Water is 73 degrees, normal and muddy. Blue and flathead catfish slow using cut bait; channel catfish slow using live bait; freshwater drum slow using worms; other species slow. Newton: Catfish fair; bass good using ..
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • -
  • 6/16/2017 12:09:00 PM

Mississippi Guides/Outfitters

Refer a Fishing Guide or Outfitter

Want to learn a new fishing technique or need some help for you next outing? Check out one of the guide/outfitter services listed below.

Couldn't find your guide / outfitter service here?
Post a Guide/Outfitter Referral and we will update this list.

Mississippi Fishing Clubs

Refer a Fishing Club

Want to join an interest group near you?

Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Mississippi.

Couldn't find your fishing club here?
Post a Club Referral and we will update this list.

Favorite Locations

Check out the most popular locations in Mississippi.


Help us improve EZFishing content and expand EZFishing community!

Recommend a Fishing Guide who helped making your outings memorable!

List your Fishing Club web site on EZFishing.

Write a featured article about your exciting fishing adventures, and we will be glad to publish it on EZFishing.

Fishing Mississippi

Check out the most popular titles about fishing in Alaska on sale at

Buy your books here to help us keeping EZFishing running.

Mississippi Weather

Conditions Not Available

ZipCode 39056

Fishing Gear

Refresh your fishing gear with items on sale at