10 miles south of Alexandria is a lake Big Ole could fit in his pocket. Fittingly, it is name Pocket Lake.
The shoreline of Pocket Lake is 4.7 miles and consists of hardwood forests and wooded pastures of varying elevations. The maximum depth of Pocket is 40 feet and the median depth is 15 feet. It is a good fishing lake but fisherman like Pocket in particular for panfish and bass. A Public Access is located on South shore of the lake off State Hwy. 114 and Pocket Lake Road.