Notice to Boaters
Beginning Monday, September 19, dredging equipment and pipes will be moving into the western end of the south shore of Pelahatchie Bay. See the accompanying map. Boaters should use caution and look out for floating pipelines. Expect dredging in this area until the end of 2023.
BARNETT RESERVOIR IMPORTANT LOCAL NOTICE TO BOATERS
These Notice to Boaters are provided by the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District for the information about hazards and changes to navigation to the recreational users of the Barnett Reservoir and the Pearl River under the District's Jurisdiction.
NOTICE: Holding Tank Inspections are now required for all boats with affixed holding tanks.
Lake Levels fluctuate – always operate watercraft with caution.Operate within the channel markers when traveling outside of the main lake.
Bait and Tackle shops ( * on the water )
Main Harbor Store* Harborwalk Dr, Ridgeland MS 601-853-0683
Tommy’s Trading Post* 1680 Hwy 43N Brandon MS 601-829-1903
Pelahatchie Bay Trading Post* Hwy 471, Brandon MS 601-829-1709
Franks Bait & Tackle 758 Hwy 43S, Canton MS 601-859-5571
Ratliff Ferry Trading Post Ratliff Ferry Rd, Canton MS 601-859-1810
Q&M Bait Shop 6909 Old Canton Rd, Ridgeland MS 601-978-3428
Main Harbor Marina Ridgeland MS 601-856-5399
The Marina at Lost Rabbit Madison MS 601-813-1566
Sunset Marina at 43 Brandon MS 601-829-1513
Jackson Yacht Club Ridgeland MS 601-856-8844
Sportsmen’s Marina Brandon MS 601-992-8400
Pelahatchie Bay Trading Post Brandon MS 601-829-1703