Clark State Fishing Lake
8 1/2 miles SW of Kingsdown
Kansas Department of Wildlife & Parks
Dodge City Office 620-227-8609
GPS Location: N37.3826 W99.7823
Impoundment Type: State Fishing Lake
Surface Acres: 300 acres
Maximum Depth: 42 feet
Normal Lake Level: Normally at conservation but currently 34 inches low
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 4/14/2014
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method & Location|
|Walleye||No Report||15 inches||Try crankbaits, drifting a jig and worm or vertically fishing minnows.|
|Flathead catfish||No Report||up to 12 lbs||Try live bait around channel swings and bends.|
|Crappie||No Report||up to 10 inches||Fish around any sun washed rock or brush you can find as well as drop-offs, using minnows & jigs.|
|Largemouth bass||No Report||Up to 3 lbs||Try jigs, crankbaits and slow rolled spinnerbaits.|
|White bass||No Report||Up to 1 lb||Small jigs or roadrunners along the west shore and off the points or along windswept shorelines.|
|Channel catfish||No Report||Up to 12 lbs||Try liver, shrimp, worms or other live baits or also any cut baits.|
Lots of anglers out last weekend April 12 & 13. Several Conservation Officers spent much of the weekend at Clark and saw a sum total of 1 crappie caught. A few crappie and white bass have been reported, still in deep water, but the action remains slow.
If you would like to post a fishing report go to http://ksfishing.blogspot.com/ and post a report for Region 3 and the lake you have been fishing. You may also call the Dodge City Regional office as 620-227-8609 to make a report.
Please discard of leftover bait in a trash can, even baitfish. Remember it is illegal to release any fish into public water unless it was taken from that water!