Toronto Reservoir

Toronto 3D
Toronto Reservoir Map
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Toronto Reservoir

Fall River, KS

15 miles SW of Yates Center

Corps of Engineers (620) 658-4445

Toronto/Fall River Office 620-583-6783

GPS Location: N37 46.744 W095 56.603

Fall River, KS

Impoundment Type: Reservoir

Surface Acres: 2,800 acres

Maximum Depth: N/A

Normal Lake Level: 901.5

Toronto Cove

Toronto Cove

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 10
Crappie 50
Flathead Catfish 5
Largemouth Bass 5 15
Spotted Bass 5 15
Green Sunfish
White Bass
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 10/24/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
channel catfish good

30% 11"-16"

50% 16"-24"

20% 24"-28"

0% >28"

Use worms, stink bait, or shad sides on windy shoreline and mud flats.
largemouth bass fair

43% 8"-12"

39% 12"-15"

18% 15"-20"

0% >20"

The main body of the reservoir doesn't have the necessary largemouth bass habitat to support a high density bass population. However, the flooded timber and clearer water in the backwater section of Walnut Creek produces a fair density bass population. There were 50 bass per hour of electrofishing sampled in Walnut Creek. The ideal catch rate would be 100 bass per hour. Use a jig, spinner, worm, or crank bait around stumps and brush in river and Walnut Creek.
white bass good

23% 6"-9"

26% 9"-12"

43% 12"-15"

9% 15"-18"

Troll a silver spinner, shad like crank bait, or plastic shad on mud flats. Watch for seagulls feeding on shad schools.
white crappie good

70% 5"-8"

14% 8"-10"

10% 10"-12"

5% 12"-15"

1% 15"+

Use minnow or jig around brush and timber in Walnut Creek, river, Mann's Cove, channel north of Duck Island, north shore of Duck Island, and Toronto Point Cove. 
General Comments

To view a map of Toronto Reservoir brush piles, copy this file into Google Earth and zoom into the reservoir.

The size structure listed for largemouth bass is from May 2014 electrofishing. The size structure for crappie, white bass, and channel catfish is from October 2013 test netting.

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