About Pickwick & Wilson Lakes
Pickwick & Wilson Lakes are very popular for fishing and boating. This area is known as one of the better fishing destinations in the country for multiple species of fish. Whether you come here to enjoy the outdoors, go boating or go fishing, you have a lot of water to explore here.
Pickwick Lake and Wilson Lake offer some tremendous fishing opportunities for a variety of different fish species. This area has definitely gained in popularity over the years due to its excellent fishing throughout the year. Whether you’re looking for numbers, big fish or a variety of fish, it’s all here. It is known for its awesome smallmouth bass fishing, but there is a lot more here than just smallies. It’s one of the better fishing vacation destinations in the south. Take a look at our Pickwick & Wilson Lake Fishing Tips page for more fishing information.
See How It Ranks
|Pickwick & Wilson Lakes||Points||Points Possible|
|Ability to catch a lot of fish||1.5||2|
|Ability to catch trophy fish||2||2|
|Good for multiple species of fish||1||1|
|Guides & Charters available||1||1|
|Quality lodging options||1||1|
|Area businesses relating to boat storage, rentals, repair, etc.||1||1|
|Overly Crowded||0||Minus 1|
|Overly Expensive||0||Minus 1|
|Highest Score Possible||10|