Home of the World Record Large Mouth Bass - Montgomery Lake Horse Creek Wild Life Management Area Hwy 117 Jacksonville, Georgia Telfair County, Georgia
Montgomery Lake is home to the World Record Large Mouth Bass. Montgomery Lake is an oxbow off of the Ocmulgee River. The bass was caught June 2, 1932 by George W. Perry with the bass weighing 22 pounds 4 ounces. The lake can be visted by vehicle through the Horse Creek Wildlife Management Area. There is no boat access to this area.
For hours of operation and fishing regulations contact the Georgia Department of Natural Resources at (229) 426-5267.