Hutchinson - Carey Park Pond

East End of Carey Park, E of the Golf Course in Hutchinson, KS
City of Hutchinson (620) 663-7411

GPS Location: 38.02919 -97.92362

Hutchinson, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 2 acres

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

Fishing Report - Last Update: 8/29/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Channel Catfish Good 1-3 lbs. 375 keeper-sized channel catfish were stocked on July 10.  The next stocking was supposed to occur at the end of August, but this stocking was postponed until the first week of September.
Largemouth bass Fair Up to 3 lbs. There are a few bass in the pond, usually caught on live bait and lures.
General Comments
White perch are present in Carey Park Fishing Pond. White perch are a nuisance species that are illegal to possess alive and SHOULD NOT be transported to other waters for any reason.