Wichita South Lake
W. 55th St and South Seneca, Wichita, KS
From W. 55th St. and Seneca, go West on 55th. Lake is 1/2 mile on the North side of the road.
Boating: Carry-in craft, such as canoes, kayaks and float tubes are allowed at this location.
City of Wichita Parks & Recreation 316-219-9777
GPS Location: 37.59380 -97.36120
Impoundment Type: Community Lake
Surface Acres: 17 acres
South Lake is a deep sandpit lake with very clear water and minimal shoreline vegetation. You can expect to find some small largemouth bass, quite a few Channel Catfish and occasionally, even a saugeye or some crappie.
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 2/10/2014
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Channel Catfish||Fair||1-3 lbs||Adult Channel Catfish have been stocked for the last time this year. Stockings will resume in March 2014.|
|Largemouth Bass||Poor||up to 12"||Remember to release all bass under 18".|
|Bluegill||Poor||up to 10"||With cooler water, fish for sunfish slowly around structures and weed lines. It is best to use worms or small jigs this time of year|
ICE FISHING SAFETY: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1n3j8HzjRU
Local fishing reports depend on information from anglers like YOU! To provide fishing information on this lake or any in the Sedgwick, Marion or Harvey County area, please contact Jessica at 316-683-8069 or click here to email Jessica.
Blue-Green Algae: Current advisories and warnings are listed here: http://www.kdheks.gov/algae-illness/algae_advisories.htm