Garnett City Lake - North

Garnett, KS

N edge of Garnett

City of Garnett 785-448-5496

Fisheries Biologist: Justin Morrison (620) 637-2748

GPS Location: 38.306 -95.244

North Side of Garnett
Garnett, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 77 acres

Maximum Depth: 25

Normal Lake Level: N/A

Current Lake Level: N/A

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 2 15
Crappie 10 10
Flathead Catfish 5
Largemouth Bass 5 13-18
Smallmouth Bass 5 18
Walleye 2 18
Wiper 2 18
Green Sunfish
Redear Sunfish
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 9/18/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Crappie Fair-good 8-14 inches Use minnows around brush in 8-15 ft. of water.
Channel catfish Fair-Good 8-30 inches Livers or other prepared baits lakewide 
Largemouth Bass Good up to 3lbs. Spinnerbaits or finesse worms
Wipers Fair-Good   Livers around feeders or shad imitating lures lakewide. Several wipers 4-6 lbs were seen while electrofishing
Walleye Slow   trolling with crankbaits around schools of shad
General Comments

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