Fort Scott-Gunn Park East/Fern

Fort Scott, KS

NW Corner of Fort Scott

City of Fort Scott 620-223-0550

Don George,KDWP&T Fisheries Biologist, 913-795-2218

GPS Location: 37.82925 -94.72116

Fort Scott, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 2 acres

Maximum Depth: N/A

Normal Lake Level: N/A

Current Lake Level: N/A

Lake Temperature: varies

This lake is enrolled into the Community Fisheries Assistance Program. A city fishing permit is no longer required.

This lake is stocked with trout from October 15 to April 15. The trout stocking occur every two weeks. A trout permit is required to fish at this lake during the trout season. This lake is also annually stocked with channel catfish by Wildlife,Parks and Tourism.

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