Fishing Areas in Wilson County

Wilson Parks and Recreation Department
Phone: (252) 399-2273, (252) 399-2266


How To Go:
From the junction of U.S. 264 and N.C. 42 in Wilson, take N.C. 42 (Ward Boulevard) east. Go three miles; turn left on Corbett Avenue. Go 0.3 mile; park and lake are on the right.

About the Wilson Parks:
Most of the vegetation has been cleared from the shoreline of this 20-acre lake. A wooden sidewalk, from which fishing is allowed, crosses the lake. Picnic tables and shelters are available. A universally accessible fishing pier and handicapped parking spaces are available. Five fish feeders have been installed, and channel catfish are stocked monthly from April through September. Fishing tackle, including adaptive fishing gear that is universally accessible, is available for loan for free at the park office in downtown Wilson.

Primary Fish Species: Catfish, largemouth bass, sunfish and carp.

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