(8) Herb Parsons Lake

Fayette County

Photo of Herb Parsons Lake


Fifteen miles north of Collierville on Fisherville Lake Road.

From Collierville, follow Hwy. 205 (Collierville -Arlington Rd.) to Monterey lake Road, turn right, go to Fisherville Lake Road, then turn left to the entrance.

From I-40, take Exit 25 (Hwy. 205) south to Hwy. 193. Turn left on Hwy. 193, then turn right on Fisherville Lake Road to the entrance.


Lake Information:

(901) 860-3880



177 acres


Fishing Facilities:

Boat launching ramp - Fish attractors - Fishing pier - Bait & tackle - Rental boats


Other Facilities:

Fishing licenses - Picnic area - Restrooms - Concessions


Species Found:

Largemouth bass - bluegill - crappie - redear sunfish - blue, channel & bullhead catfish - yellow bass


Fishing Tips:

Catfishing is best after the dogwoods bloom in spring until cold weather. Try fresh chicken livers or large catalpa worms. Crappie fishing is best during the spawning season with small minnows and jigs in shallow water.



map of Herb Parsons Lake