Saline State Fishing Lake

Hays Regional Office 785-628-8614

GPS Location: N38.90197 W97.65180

Location/Address:
Salina, KS

Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake

Surface Acres: (Periodically Dry) 38 acres

Maximum Depth: 12 feet

Current Lake Level: Dry

Periodically Dry

Lake hours - 6 AM to 10 PM April 1 to September 30. Lake is closed from October 1 through March 31.

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 5
Largemouth Bass 5 15"
White Crappie 50
Black Crappie 50
Bluegill
Crappie 50
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 10/1/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
PUBLIC SALVAGE     DUE TO THE LOW LAKE CONDITIONS WE ARE ALLOWING ANGLERS TO TAKE FISH BY THE MEANS LISTED BELOW AND YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO KEEP ALL THE FISH YOU TAKE.
       
       
       
General Comments
 

The area is open for walk-in traffic but the gate will remain locked and the vault toilet locked.

THE LAKE IS NOW OPEN TO PUBLIC SALVAGE - ALL LENGTH AND CREEL LIMITS ARE OFF. YOU CAN NOW TAKE FISH WITH ROD AND REEL OR BY SNAGGING, SEINE, GIG, OR BY HAND.

Please comply with posted signs!!!!!