Olathe - Lake Olathe

Lake Olathe 3D
This Location does have Boat Access CFAP Lake Included in the Urban Fishing Program Fishing Forecast

City of Olathe 913-971-6263

1 ½ miles West of Olathe (K-7) on Dennis Avenue

GPS Location: 38.88256 -94.87215

Olathe, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 172 acres

Maximum Depth: N/A

Normal Lake Level: N/A

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 5
Crappie 50
Flathead Catfish 5
Green Sunfish
Largemouth Bass 5 18
Saugeye 5 15
Wiper 2 18
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 3/26/2015

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Bluegill Fair/Good Up to 8 inches Livebait under a bobber fished near shoreline structure.
Channel Catfish Fair Up to 5 lbs. Doughbait fished near mainlake points.
Largemouth Bass Good  Up to 6 lb. Finesse plastics fished near shoreline structure. High abundance of largemouth bass with the majority of the largemouth bass obtaining 12-20 inches in length.  
Saugeye Fair Up to 3 lbs. Jigs tipped with a nightcrawler fished on the flat.
Wiper Fair Up to 11 lbs. Jigs fished near mainlake points.
White Crappie Fair Most fish around 9 inches, but some up to 13 inches. Jigs or minnows fished near brushpiles.
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