Mozingo Lake Recreation Park Fishing

Widely regarded as one of the finest fishing lakes in Missouri, Mozingo offers a variety of species for anglers.  Fishing access to the 1,000-acre lake is available from three (3) paved fishing ramps as well as along many stretches of its 26-mile long shoreline.   Mozingo Lake provides excellent fishery habitat with its many weed beds, submerged brush piles, numerous coves with standing timber, and a maximum depth of 40-feet.   While bass and crappie are the most popular species at Mozingo, catfish, bluegill, and walleye are also in plentiful supply.

Be sure to check the Calendar of Events to attend one of the many fishing tournaments, clinics, and children’s fishing events held annually at Mozingo.  Fishing tournament winners regularly produce five (5) fish catches with a combined weight of over 20 pounds. 

Fishing tournament fees are $100.  Please contact (660) 562-2323 for additional information on tournament requirements. 


Maximum boat & pontoon length is 28-feet and maximum boat speed is 40 mph. The State of Missouri Conservation Department regulates fishing and valid licenses and/or permits are required. 

Upcoming Tournaments

No tournaments are currently scheduled.


Motorized Boat Fees:  $8/day; $45/season pass

Non-Motorized Boat Fees:  $5/day; $35/season pass