Wellington City Lake

Wellington City Lake #2 3D
This Location does have Boat Access CFAP Lake Fishing Forecast

Wellington, KS

5 miles West of Wellington on US Hwy 160, 1.5 miles South

City of Wellington, 620-434-5454

GPS Location: 37.2125 -97.5272

Wellington, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 675 acres

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Black Bullhead
Channel Catfish 5 15
Crappie 20
Flathead Catfish 5
Green Sunfish
Largemouth Bass 2 18
Saugeye 5 18
Spotted Bass 2 18
Walleye 5 18
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: 11/21/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Channel Catfish Fair Up to 5 lb. Catfish will distribute lakewide and generally feed on the windblown shorelines.
Wiper Fair Up to 10 lb. Wipers will generally hold on steep dropoffs and near structure in the winter. Spoons and jigs are good baits.
Crappie Fair Up to 14" Crappie will generally hang on deep structure during the winter. Fish will move shallow to feed on nice days.
Saugeye Fair Up to 5 lb. Use slowly-fished jigs from the old dam for saugeye.
Flathead Catfish Fair all sizes Use lively bait near structure.
General Comments
This is a general winter fishing report. If a hot tip is received, the report will be updated.  Otherwise, weekly fishing reports will resume in March.