Public Fishing Information

Fishing – Georgia Wildlife Blog

Georgia Department of Natural Resources requires licenses to fish in all public lakes in Georgia.

Make sure you have your license before you get on the water.

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Information
Questions: 706-557-3333
Licenses: 800-366-2661
Boat Registration: 800-366-2661
Ranger Hotline: 800-241-4113

Hwy. 44 Fishing Pier Public Access Area

1054 Lake Oconee Parkway, Eatonton, GA 31024
Highway 44 Fishing Pier is one of the newest fishing piers on Lake Oconee. The Highway 44 fishing pier is one of the most convenient places to fish on the lake.

Wallace Dam Fishing Pier

Wallace Dam Road, Eatonton, GA 31024
Just south of Wallace Dam, this fishing spot is the best place to fish near the dam. This platform is managed by Georgia Power and offers plenty of room for fishermen to pull in plenty of Lake Oconee’s finest.