Miami State Fishing Lake

Miami SFL 3D
This Location does have Boat Access Fishing Forecast Wildlife Area

Hillsdale Area Office 913-783-4507

GPS Location: 38.4208 -94.7947

Fontana, KS

Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake

Surface Acres: 101 acres

Maximum Depth: 17 feet

Normal Lake Level: 829 msl

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 2 15
Crappie 50
Green Sunfish
Flathead Catfish 5
Largemouth Bass 2 18
Redear Sunfish
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 6/6/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
LM Bass Fair 0.5-4 lbs Finesse plastics fished off the fishing piers.
Bluegill Good Up to 0.33 lbs Jigs fished near shoreline structure.
Channel Cat Slow 1-5 lbs No Reports.
General Comments

Fishing has been tough due to heavy curly-leaf pondweed infestation.

NEW FOR 2014:  13-18 inch protected slot limit on largemouth bass