KDWPT / Fishing



Welcome to Kansas Fishing

Fishing in Kansas can be described with two words: variety and abundance. From east to west, north to south, Kansas has a rich and diverse array of gamefish species. The fishing heritage runs deep in Kansas, and fishing is important to the quality of life and rural economies. From wiper fishing in reservoirs to crappie fishing at the local lake, fishing in Kansas can be intense and thrilling or quiet and relaxing.

ANGLERS ENCOURAGED TO USE CAUTION ON ICE-COVERED LAKES

Jan. 15, 2015Warmer temperatures will begin causing weak spots on frozen waters PRATT – A recent cold-spell had many Kansas lakes covered in thick ice, creating ideal conditions for ice fishing, but even with very cold temperatures, ice anglers must be vigilant. Now that temperatures are warming, extreme caution must be used in avoiding we ... Read More


2015 FISHING REGULATIONS SUMMARY NOW ONLINE

Jan. 1, 2015Anglers can download the 2015 Kansas Fishing Regulations Summary at ksoutdoors.comPRATT – It’s never too early to begin planning your next fishing trip – that’s why an online version of the 2015 Kansas Fishing Regulations Summary has been made available to anglers at ksoutdoors.com. Simply visit ksoutdoors.com and click “Fishing / F ... Read More