Crawford State Lake

Crawford SFL 3D
This Location does have Boat Access Fishing Forecast State Park

Girard, KS

9 miles N, 1 miles E of Girard

(620) 362-3671

GPS Location: 37.6436 -94.8090

Girard, KS

Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake

Surface Acres: 150 acres

Maximum Depth: 48 feet

Normal Lake Level: N/A

Current Lake Level: N/A

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

Fishing Report - Last Update: 4/24/2015

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Bluegill / redear  Fair  6 - 8" Try worms or small jigs and spinners fished slowly around structure and along weed-lines. 
Channel catfish  Fair

 All sizes.

 (15" minimum length limit)

Try liver, prepared baits, live bait, shad sides, or worms. The four fish feeders are now operating. Feeding times are 7:00am, 1:00pm, 7:00pm, and 1:00am.
Crappie  Fair/good Mostly 7-9 inch fish. Crappie have moved, or will soon be moving into shallow water to spawn.   Try minnows or small jigs near brush and structure in shallow areas. Many small 7-9 inch fish are available with some bigger fish mixed in. 
Largemouth bass  Fair  All sizes Try jigs, plastic baits, spinner baits, or crank baits fished along weed-lines, drop-offs, brush piles, and other structure.
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