Brown State Fishing Lake
8 miles east and 1/4 mile north of Hiawatha
GPS Location: 39.84509 -95.37681
Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake
Surface Acres: 62 acres
Maximum Depth: 13 feet
Normal Lake Level: Full
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 4/16/2015
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Spring Fishing Opportunities||COOL||For fishing tips or more current information provided by fishermen like yourself click Got to Fish and look for your lake.|
|Perry News Letter||Good to Excellent||4 pages (lots of pics)||Twice a year I will be publishing a newsletter with Perry and other waters in my District. The newest issue is available now and features Perry and Horton Little Lake. If you would like the newsletter e-mailed to you click on Perry/Horton Little Lake newsletter and fill in the blanks.|
|Black Crappie||Fair-Good||up to 1.3 lbs.||Fish are thinking about spawning, work that shallow brush and the ends of the piers, jig and minnow, will move shallow shortly.|
|Bluegill||Fair||up to 0.5 lbs.||Hunk of worm under a bobber off the piers or around the bursh.|
|Channel Catfish||Fair-Good||up to 8.0 lbs||Cut bait or fresh shad in the shallows where the wind is blowing in. I'll get the fish feeders going shorlty.|
|Largemouth Bass||Slow||up to 4.0 lbs.||Spinner or cranks baits worked slow around the shallow brush, these guys are soaking up some sunshine.|
|Redear Sunfish||Slow||up to 0.4 lbs.||Small hunk of worm under a bobber around the brush on the north end.|
It is time to be fishing and not wishing! Take a look around for those mushrooms too!
I've had a Facebook page for about a year now and it has photos of: walleye egg collection, sauger collection, stocking, electrofishing and fall netting on lakes in my area. Just click on this link https://www.facebook.com/NEKansasFisheries hopefully you'll LIKE what you see!
October netting pictures, lots of bass and good crappie and bluegill, click on Brown State above the fishing report to see some of these fish. Click on the fish species and it will take you to the updated Fishing Forecast.