Atchison State Fishing Lake
Atchison State Lake Office 913-367-7811
GPS Location: 39.6371 -95.17722
Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake
Surface Acres: 66 acres
Maximum Depth: 32 feet
Normal Lake Level: Full
Current Lake Level: Full
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 4/24/2015
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Spring Fishing Opportunities||RED HOT||For fishing tips or more current information provided by fishermen like yourself click Got to Fish and look for your lake.|
|Perry News Letter||Good to Excellent||4 pages (lots of pics)||Twice a year I will be publishing a newsletter with Perry and other waters in my District. The newest issue is available now and features Perry and Horton Little Lake. If you would like the newsletter e-mailed to you click on Perry/Horton Little Lake newsletter and fill in the blanks.|
|Black Crappie||Fair-Good||up to 0.8 lbs||Fish are moving shallow to spawn, below the cabin and off the piers with a jig and minnow, piers on the east side are producing fish.|
|Bluegill||Fair||up to 0.5 lbs||Small hunk of worm under a bobber around the brush piles|
|Channel Catfish||Fair-Good||up to 4.0 lbs||Fish feeders are in and feeding sinking feed at 7:30, 8, noon, 7 & 7:30 pm. Fresh shad or cut bait in the shallows.|
|Largemouth Bass||Fair||up to 2.5 lbs||Spinner or plastics worked slow around the shallow brush.|
|Redear Sunfish||Slow||up to 1.1 lbs.||Small hunk or worm or cricket under a bobber around the shallow brush off of the piers.|
Feeders are in and feeding 5 times a day.
It is time to be fishing and stop the wishing!
I see some of you have visited my Facebook page. I've been posting a bunch of photos: walleye egg collection, fish stocking and electrofishing photos of lakes that are not in the fishing reports. Just click this link https://www.facebook.com/NEKansasFisheries hopefully you'll LIKE what you see!
October netting pictures, check out these fish! To see the new electrofishing pictures, click on Atchison State Fishing Lake. Also Click on the fish species and it will take you to the updated Fishing Forecast Data.