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Lake Information for Ross Barnett Reservoir


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The Ross R. Barnett Reservoir is a 33,00 acre reservoir on the Pearl River in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Named for Ross R. Barnett, the 52nd Governor of Mississippi, it was created by impounding the Pearl between Madison and Rankin Counties. It has 105 miles of shoreline and is bounded on the west by the historic Natchez Trace.

Fishing Description: 

Ross Barnett Reservoir is one of the best lakes for largemouth bass and crappie. It also has good bream fishing.

Fish: 
Crappie
Fish: 
Largemouth Bass
Fish: 
Sunfish
Optional Information
Surface area: 
33000.00
Name: 
Ross Barnett Reservoir
Lake type: 
reservoir
State: 
Mississippi

Businesses Located Nearby

Boat Rental

    Safe Harbor Marina
  • 4269 Highway 43 N - Brandon, MS
  • (601) 829-1513

Vacation Rental

    Drury Inn
  • 610 E County Line Rd - Ridgeland, MS
  • (601) 956-6100

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