Public Fishing Areas
Flat Creek PFA
Hours: Open 7 days a week, sunrise to sunset.
For Google Map driving directions click here.
NOTE: Archery range will be closed Saturday, Aug. 29 until 5 p.m., as the area will be hosting a NASP 3-D archery tournament that day. Water temperatures are posted on the " Hot Tips and PFA Fishing Reports" page as they are reported from the PFA.
Fish Species: Largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish.
Water: 108-acre lake. Special Note: This lake is named in honor of former DNR Commissioner Lonice C. Barrett.
Facilities: concrete boat ramp , restrooms, picnic tables, fish cleaning station, some facilities accessible to persons with disabilities.
Licensing: To help cover the costs of maintaining these great resources, visitors (ages 16-64) must have one of the following to access Public Fishing Areas except for Rocky Mountain PFA:
Directions from Perry: At intersection of I-75 and State Route 127/US 41 (exit 135) in Perry, go west on SR 127/US 41 about 0.1 miles; turn left (south) on US 41 and proceed approximately 3 miles and Flat Creek PFA will be on the left at a large white farm house (look for PFA sign).
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