Lake and Pond Fishing

View of Holston Mountain from South Holston Lake

Anglers interested in boat fishing for bass, stripers and other warm-water fish will find the many Tennessee Valley Authority reservoirs excellent. Coldwater trout fisheries are managed below many of the reservoirs.


Lake and Pond Fishing Areas

  • Bald Mountains area description
  • Dillard Place
  • Big Frog Area area description
  • Tumbling Creek Campground
  • French Broad River Area area description
  • Allen Branch Pond
  • Holston Mountain Area area description
  • Jacobs Creek Recreation Area
  • Little Oak Campground
  • South Holston Lake
  • Ocoee River Area area description
  • Chilhowee Recreation Area area description
  • McKamy Lake
  • Parksville Lake area description
  • East Parksville Boat Launch
  • Kings Slough Boat Launch
  • Parksville Boat Launch
  • Parksville Lake Campground
  • Tellico River Area area description
  • Green Cove Pond
  • Indian Boundary Recreation Area area description
  • Indian Boundary Lake
  • Watauga Lake Area area description
  • Cardens Bluff Campground
  • Little Milligan Boat Launch
  • Rat Branch Boat Launch
  • Sink Mountain Boat Ramp
  • Watauga Lake
Areas & Activities


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/cherokee/recreation/fishing/?recid=34864&actid=42