Herb Parsons Lake in Tennessee

General Description

Fayette County, 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.

Herb Parson's Lake is a 177-acre lake, with family picnic areas, restrooms, a boat launching ramp, and a fishing pier.


Largemouth Bass: 10 per day, 16–20 inch PLR. Only one (1) fish longer than 20 inches may be harvested.
Bluegill/Redear: 10 per day, no length limit.
Crappie (all species): No creel or length limit
Blue/Channel Catfish: 5 per day in combination, 16-inch minimum length limit.
Hybrid Striped Bass: 16-inch minimum length limit, 2 fish per day creel limit

TWRA Family Fishing Lakes License, Permit and General Information

What you can catch

Fish 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.

Contact Information

Region 1 Office: 731-423-5725
Toll-Free:  800-372-3928
E-mail the office

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