Fishing At Lake Bruin
AKA: Lake Bruin State Park
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, black crappie, white crappie and bluegill at Lake Bruin in Louisiana.
An ox-bow shaped fishing haven in the east-central part of the state, Lake Bruin is a 2,700-acre lake , two miles north of St. Joseph. In all there are about 22 miles of shoreline to explore in search of bass, crappie and bluegill. This is an ideal lake to bring the family as the kids will have a blast with big bluegills and crappie, while dad tempts the quality largemouth bass that call this home. There is a year-round boat launch at Lake Bruin State Park on the southeast corner of the lake off State Park Road, and another at Netterville Landing on the south shore of the north end of the oxbow. Fishing piers and areas for fishing from the bank are available at the state park.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Bruin
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Lake Bruin Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Rentals: Pontoon boats and kayaks
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Lake Bruin State Park Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast corner of the lake, off State Park Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Netterville Marina & RV Park
1248 Hwy 606
Saint Joseph LA 71366 US
Click here for a Louisiana Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Bruin State Park Campground - 318 766-3530
Camp Lake Bruin - 318 766-3530
Lake Bruin LA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Bruin State Park
201 State Park Road
St. Joseph, LA 71366
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Lake Bruin in LA
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, crappie and bluegill in central LA.