An anglers paradise

Widely regarded as one of the finest fishing lakes in Missouri, Mozingo offers a variety of species for anglers.

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Fishing access to the 1,000-acre lake is available from three (3) paved fishing ramps as well as along many stretches of its 26-mile long shoreline. Mozingo Lake provides excellent fishery habitat with its many weed beds, submerged brush piles, numerous coves with standing timber, and a maximum depth of 40-feet. While bass and crappie are the most popular species at Mozingo, catfish, bluegill, and walleye are also in plentiful supply.

Be sure to check the Calendar of Events to attend one of the many fishing tournaments, clinics, and children’s fishing events held annually at Mozingo. Fishing tournament winners regularly produce five (5) fish catches with a combined weight of over 20 pounds.

Fishing tournament fees are $100.

Fishing Regulations & Daily Limits


Black Bass: Daily Limit is six (6) / 12″-15″ Protected Slot Length

Crappie: Daily Limit is thirty (30) / No Length Restrictions

Channel Catfish: Daily Limit is four (4) / No Length Restrictions

Walleye: Daily Limit is four (4) / 15″ Minimum

All Other Fish Combined: Daily Limit is thirty (30) / No Length Restrictions


Pole and line fishing only. Each fisher may have a maximum of three poles.

The Missouri Department of Conservation regulates fishing and valid licenses and/or permits are required. For more information on fishing regulations or to purchase a fishing permit, please visit their website.

Fishing Reports & Lake Conditions


For the current and previous fishing reports, as well as lake conditions, click here. These reports are updated weekly during our peak season, April 1st – October 1st.

Boating Fees & Regulations


Motorized Boat Fees
$45/season pass

Non-Motorized Boat Fees
$35/season pass

Maximum boat & pontoon length is 28-feet and maximum boat speed is 40 mph.

For additional information on tournament requirements contact us today.