Banner Creek - Jackson County
1 ½ miles West of Holton, KS
Jackson County 785-364-4236
GPS Location: 39.45986 -95.72701
Impoundment Type: Community Lake
Surface Acres: 535 acres
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 5/1/2015
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Lake Contour Map||Pretty Good||8.5"x11" Color||Banner Creek has been mapped by the Kansas Biological Survey and there is a map available at Contour Map|
|Sping Fishing Opportunities||Good||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 tp 1.0 lbs.||Fish are moving shallow with a jig and minnow, spot on the dam, brushy cove on the south side and boat ramp cove.|
|Bluegill||Fair||up to 0.5 lbs.||Hunk of worm under a bobber around the shallow brush.|
|Channel Catfish||Fair-Good||up to 7.0 lbs.||Cut bait in the shallow areas works great this time of year.Fish feeders are in and feeding 5 times a day: 7:30, 8, noon, 7 & 7:30 pm. Floating feed.|
|Largemouth Bass||Fair||up to 2.0 lbs.||Spinners or cranks around the shallow brush.|
|Walleye/ Sauger||Fair-Good||up to 3 lbs.||These guys are done spawning and will be feeding like crazy! Jigs and crawlers on those humps and bumps.|
4 fish feeders are in and drawing those fish in right now!
The lake is still down, water is up on the concrete at the boat ramp a couple of inches.
I see some of you have visited the new Facebook page. I've posted a bunch of photos: walleye egg collection, stocking and electrofishing of lakes that are not in the fishing reports. Just click this link https://www.facebook.com/NEKansasFisheries hopefully you'll LIKE what you see!
I October netting pictures are up, we have white bass now! Click on Banner Creek above fishing report to see some of these fish . Click on the fish species and it will take you to the updated Fishing Forecast Data.