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Public Fishing Areas

Hugh M. Gillis PFA (Laurens County)

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Telephone: 478-296-6192 or 912-685-6424

Hours: Open Wednesday through Sunday, sunrise to sunset.

For Google Map driving directions click here.

Fish Species: Largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish, crappie.

Water: 109 acre lake.

Facilities: concrete boat ramp, fishing pier, restrooms, picnic tables, some facilities accessible to persons with disabilities.

Licensing: To help cover the costs of maintaining these great resources, visitors (ages 16-64) must have one of the following to access Public Fishing Areas except for Rocky Mountain PFA:

Directions from East Dublin: East on US Hwy 80 for 10 miles; left on Keens Crossing Road for 1.4 miles; PFA entrance on right.

Directions from Adrian: West on US Hwy 80 for 7.4 miles; right on Keens Crossing Road for 1.4 miles; PFA entrance on right. 


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