The Reservoir is now open for fishing. Opened today July 11, 2022.
317 Hwy 16 (Rush Creek Hwy)
Hours will be 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Must be checked out of the site at or before 5:00 p.m.! Failure to comply will result in being reported to the GA Dept. of Natural Resources and/or the Talbot County Sheriff's Dept. also loss of future access to the site.
Each person must register with the City Employee at the Water Plant and receive a tag. Everyone 16 and over must show a valid picture ID. Your information will be entered into a log book showing the date, time, number of people in the group, ID verification and tag issued. Must have a Georgia fishing license and follow all state fishing regulations. Electric motor only is permissible, no gas powered motors allowed on the reservoir.
Give a man a fish and it will feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and it will feed him for a lifetime.