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TWRA Family Fishing Lakes

Williamsport Lakes - Maury County

Photo of Williamsport Lakes


On Highway 50 approximately ten miles northwest of Columbia, just past the Duck River or two miles east of the Natchez Trace Parkway, at the junction of Highways 50 and 247.

Lake Information:

(931) 583-2477


Whippoorwill ("only youths 16 & under & accompanying adult may fsih") - 25 acres
Blue Cat - 80 acres
Goldeneye - 13 acres
Shellcracker - 46 acres

Fishing Facilities:

Boat lanuching ramp - Fishing piers - Bait & tackle - Boat rental

Other Facilities:

Fishing licenses - Picnic area - Restrooms - Concessions

Species Found:

Largemouth bass - Florida bass - bluegill - redear sunfish - blue & channel catfish - Hybrid Striped bass

Fishing Tips:

These lakes are managed for large bass, so appropriate weight tackle is advised. Bass are most active early and late during warm weather and will usually be found near cover. Bluegill can be taken on crickets and worms. Catfish can be taken on worms and liver.


Map of Williamsport Lakes