Winfield City Lake

Winfield City Lake 3D
This Location does have Boat Access Fishing Forecast Region 4 Public Fishing Reports

City of Winfield 620-221-5525

10 miles NE of Winfield

GPS Location: 37.353 -96.8955

Location/Address:
Winfield, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 1,250 acres

Current Lake Level: Near Normal Pool

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Bluegill
Black Bullhead
Channel Catfish 10
Crappie 20
Flathead Catfish 5
Green Sunfish
Largemouth Bass 5 15
Spotted Bass 5 15
Walleye 5 18
White Bass
Wiper 2 18
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 6/27/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Zebra Mussels    

Zebra mussels were verified in Winfield City Lake in December 2006. Lake users should follow recommended control practices found HERE .

Be sure to drain all equipment before leaving the lake to avoid moving veligers to other waters. THIS INCLUDES MINNOW BUCKETS AND BOAT LIVEWELLS AND BILGES!!!

Crappie Fair up to 12-inch Crappie are being caught in the trees and off of the points in water 12 to 20 feet deep.  Jigs and minnows are producing.
Channel catfish Fair up to 2 pounds Stinkbait, liver, and cut bait fished on windblown shorelines.
Black bass     No recent reports available
White bass Fair 10 to 14-inch Points and the old road are giving up some white bass.  Vertical jigging, pulling crank baits, and casting are all producing fish.
Wipers Fair up to 22-inch Same as white bass.
Walleye Fair up to 6 lbs Crankbaits, jig and crawler, or spoons fished on the old road.  Trolling crankbaits across points and rocky shorelines are also good early summer tactics.  Walleye Minimum length limit 18 inches.    
General Comments
The City of Winfield requires additional permits for anglers using the lake. Stop in to the lake office before fishing at the lake.