Harvey County East Lake

Harvey County East Lake 3D
This Location does have Boat Access CFAP Lake Fishing Forecast

 7 miles east of Newton, KS on First Street, 1/4 mile north on East Lake Road
 Harvey County
 316-283-5420
 
 

GPS Location: 38.046 -97.1976

Location/Address:
Newton, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 320 acres

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Bluegill
Channel Catfish 5
Crappie 50
Green Sunfish
Largemouth Bass 5 13-18
Saugeye 2 18
Walleye 2 18
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 9/15/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Channel Catfish Good 1-4lbs Channel catfish are stocked seasonally, and can be caught lakewide.
White Crappie Fair  up to 12 inches Try small jigs or minnows especially around brush piles.
Largemouth Bass Fair All sizes When fishing for largemouth bass in the summer try jigs, plastic baits, spinner baits, or crank baits fished around structures or along weed lines.
Saugeye No Reports 18" length limit Saugeye may be caught lakewide, try drifting with worms on flats.
White bass Fair 12" + White bass will be feeding on shad. Good bait choices for this time of year are crankbaits, plastics, and jigging slab spoons.
General Comments

Local fishing reports depend on information from local anglers themselves. To provide fishing information on this lake or any in the Wichita area, please call Jessica at 316-683-8069.

Blue-Green Algae: Current advisories and warnings are listed here: http://www.kdheks.gov/algae-illness/algae_advisories.htm