Public Fishing Areas
McDuffie PFA (McDuffie County)
Fishing Guide: McDuffie PFA
Hours: Open 7 days a week, sunrise to sunset.
Fish Species: Largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish.
Water: McDuffie offers anglers 7 ponds, varying from 5 to 37 acres. NOTE: Rod Bender Lake will be open the 1st through the 15th of each month only.
Licensing: What Licenses Do You Need? Click Here
Facilities: concrete boat ramps, restrooms, picnic tables, tent and RV camping in designated areas.
Directions from Thomson: South on Highway 17 to US Highway 278; left (east) for 5.6 miles; right on Ellington Airline Road for 2.8 miles; right on Fish Hatchery Road for 0.8 miles.
Directions: Google Map driving directions click here.
Below are some specific information sheets for McDuffie PFA that can be viewed and printed for your use by clicking on the document names.
McDuffie Environmental Education building and butterfly garden
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