Winfield City Lake
City of Winfield 620-221-5525
10 miles NE of Winfield
GPS Location: 37.353 -96.8955
Impoundment Type: Community Lake
Surface Acres: 1,250 acres
Current Lake Level: Near Normal Pool
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 3/17/2015
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
Zebra mussels were verified in Winfield City Lake in December 2006. Lake users should follow recommended control practices found HERE .
Be sure to drain all equipment before leaving the lake to avoid moving veligers to other waters. THIS INCLUDES MINNOW BUCKETS AND BOAT LIVEWELLS AND BILGES!!!
|New Video Available||
KDWPT Fisheries Biologists annually sample largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, and spotted bass populations to gather valuable data which is used in formulating fisheries management plans. This video shows a summary of a typical day in the electrofishing boat while sampling is being conducted.
See the video at http://youtu.be/R1jK9YZJYuI .
|Crappie||Fair||up to 12-inch||Look along breaks, points, and timbered coves. Crappie have been caught in 15 to 20 feet of water but are beginning to come shallow with the warming water temperatures.|
|Channel catfish||Fair||up to 6 lbs||Fishing livers and shad sides on windblown shallow shorelines|
|Black bass||Slow||Few recent reports|
|White bass||Fair||Look for white bass along the dam and also along shallow rocky points during warm parts of the day.|
|Wipers||Fair||up to 22-inches||Look for shallow, warm water to find the wipers. Casting jigs or bucktails on warm windy days is a good springtime wiper technique.|
|Walleye||Fair to Good||up to 25-inch|| |
The walleye spawn has begun. Look for walleye at night in shallow water over a rocky bottom. Suspending jerk baits are a good choice for spawning walleye.
Walleye Minimum length limit 18 inches.
|The City of Winfield requires additional permits for anglers using the lake. Stop in to the lake office before fishing at the lake.|