Leavenworth State Fishing Lake
GPS Location: 39.12303 -95.1490528
Tonganoxie, KS 66086
Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake
Surface Acres: 160 acres
Maximum Depth: 47 feet
Normal Lake Level: 865 msl
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
|Largemouth Bass||5||13-18 Slot|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 1/20/2015
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Winter Fishing Opportunities||RED HOT||For Fishing tips or more current information provided by fishermen like yourself click on Got to Fish and look for your lake.|
|Perry Newsletter||Good||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 Leavenworth State Fishing Lake. If you would like the newsletter e-mailed to you click on Perry/Leavenworth SFL Newsletter and fill in the blanks.|
|LM Bass||Fair-Good||up to 3.0 lbs||In May we electrofished 146largemouth bass with the largest one being18.3" and weighing 3.12 lbs.|
|Channel Catfish||Fair-Good||up to 13.0 lbs||We sampled 18 channel catfish in 6 core panel gill nets with the largest one being 30.1" and weighing 13.23 lbs.|
|Bluegill||Fair||up to 0.4 lbs||We sampled 1,039 bluegill in 4 traps with the largest one being 8.5" and weighing 0.44 lbs.|
|Crappie||Slow||up to 1.7 lbs||We sampled 15 black crappie in 4 traps with the largest one being 10.0" and weighing 0.52 lbs. We also sampled 16 white crappie with the largest one being 14.8" and weighing 1.74 lbs.|
|Redear Sunfish||Fair-Good||up to 0.6 lbs||We sampled 397 redear sunfish in 4 traps with the largest one being 10.8" and weighing 0.6 lbs.|
|Wiper||Fair-Good||up to 3.7 lbs||We sampled 16 wipers with the largest one being20.7" and weighing 3.65 lbs.|
|Walleye||fair||Up to 3.0 lbs||We sampled 1 walleye which was 15.5" and weighed1.2 lbs.|
The Topeka Boat Show is scheduled for February 6-8th. Richard Sanders, Biologist from Clinton, will be speaking on Friday the 6th at 5 pm. I'll be speaking at 3 pm on Saturday the 7th, talking about Perry and my other lakes. Hope to see you there!
I some of you have been visiting my new Facebook page. I've been posting lots of photos to. All kinds of things like walleye spawning, fish stockings and lots of other stuff. Just click on this link and your there https://www.facebook.com/NEKansasFisheries hopefully you'll LIKE what you see!
This is a generic report and will be updated as current information is available. Look for updated reports starting in March.
October netting pictures, check out these fish! To see the new netting pictures, click on Leavenworth State Fishing Lake. Also Click on the fish species and it will take you to the updated Fishing Forecast Data.