2018 Bassmaster Open | March 1 – 3

The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series Tournament will be held on the Barnett Reservoir on March 1-3, 2018. The country’s best bass fisherman prove their fishing skills on The Rez as they earn their way into the Bassmaster Classic and Elite Series. For information, visit Bassmaster Opens Series Tournament. https://www.bassmaster.com/bass-pro-shops-bassmaster-opens

New Exhibit – Birds of the Dam

Friday, September 1st, 4 pm – 5 pm Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Paula Van Every has captured the essence of hundreds of birds at the The Rez in a photography exhibit that span a style from photo journalism to artistic interpretation. There’s a distinct integration between humans and the wild all over The Rez. […]

3 New Kayak Launches at The Rez

April 20, 2017 (from WJTV) — Three new kayak-dedicated launches have been installed at the Ross Barnett Reservoir. The Pearl River Valley Water Supply District said this gives paddlers access to the Rez. The new facilities are located at Ratliffs Ferry on the upper river, Brown’s Landing on the north end of the main lake just […]

2017 Proves to be Successful Alligator Hunt

8/26/2017  From Mississippi Dept of Fisheries and Parks  Opening day of the public water alligator season was greeted with very comfortable weather conditions and cloudy skies which resulted in many hunting parties finding success early before sunset in several zones. Numerous hunting parties were successful with numerous reports of alligators in the 10-12 foot range […]