Rush Creek Reservoir Fishing

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.