Hugh M. Gillis PFA

Hugh M. Gillis PFA boasts a 109-acre lake surrounded by 640 acres of gently rolling terrain with a mixture of longleaf pine and wiregrass communities. The PFA offers anglers an abundance of Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Channel Catfish, and Redear Sunfish.

This PFA also offers opportunities for deer and turkey hunting. The camping area and trails are closed during hunts. Please check the Hunting Regulations for more information.

Catch a big fish at a Public Fishing Area and you may be eligible for an Angler Award or even a PFA Record award. Learn more about Angler Awards.

Accommodations & Facilities

  • Boat Ramp
  • Canoe Access
  • Fishing Dock Accessibility Icon
  • Lake
  • Nature Trails
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Picnic Sites
  • Primitive (boat-in) campsites
  • Restrooms Accessibility Icon
  • Parking Accessibility Icon


  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Geocaching — not allowed during managed hunts
  • Hunting — No camping allowed during scheduled hunts
  • Lake Fishing
    • Fish cleaning station is temporarily out of order.
  • Primitive Camping
  • Wildlife Viewing

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