Dodge City Lake Charles

North 14th Avenue
Dodge City, KS

Dodge City Community College 620-227-9323

GPS Location: 37.77562 -100.0385

Dodge City, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 1 acre

Maximum Depth: 12 feet

Normal Lake Level: The lake is currently full. DCCC pumps to maintain the water level

Additional License Required: A trout permit is required to fish for and possess trout during the trout season.

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

Fishing Report - Last Update: 9/5/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Channel catfish No reoort Up to 3 lbs  Try worms and stink bait
Largemouth bass No report No report Try jigs and spinnerbaits
General Comments

On 06.30.2014, 375 lbs of channel catfish averaging 1.25 lbs were stocked. 

Local fishing reports depend on information from local anglers themselves. If you would like to post a fishing report go to 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!