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Briery Creek Lake - Regulations

Trophy Largemouth Bass Regulation

  • 16-24 inch protected slot limit
  • 5 fish per day creel limit
  • No Bass may be retained between 16 and 24 inches
  • Only one bass longer than 24 inches may be retained

Statewide fishing regulations apply for all other fish species.

General

  • Motor use restricted to 10 horsepower or less
  • Prohibited activities: swimming, open air fires, trotlines, littering, sailboats, alcohol, and fishing tournaments involving prizes.
  • Waterfowl hunting allowed opening day, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • Trapping by permit only.

Fishing Hours

  • Fishing from a boat: 1 hour before sunrise to 1 hour after sunset.
  • Fishing from the shore: Open to fishing 24 hours per day