Garnett City Lake - North

Garnett, KS

N edge of Garnett

City of Garnett 785-448-5496

Fisheries Biologist: Justin Morrison (620) 637-2748

GPS Location: 38.306 -95.244

North Side of Garnett
Garnett, KS

Impoundment Type: Community Lake

Surface Acres: 77 acres

Maximum Depth: 25

Normal Lake Level: N/A

Current Lake Level: N/A

Fishing PopulationCreel LimitMin Length Limit
Channel Catfish 2 15
Crappie 10 10
Flathead Catfish 5
Largemouth Bass 5 13-18
Smallmouth Bass 5 18
Walleye 2 18
Wiper 2 18
Green Sunfish
Redear Sunfish
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination

Fishing Report - Last Update: 4/8/2014

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Crappie Slow-Fair 8-14 inches The crappie should be found suspended along channel breaks or other structure 10-15ft. deep try using small jigs.
Channel catfish Slow-Fair 8-30 inches Livers or other prepared baits lakewide 
Largemouth Bass Slow-Fair up to 6 lbs. Slow rolling spinnerbaits or jigs and plastics worked slowly around dropoffs or brushpiles.
Wipers Slow   Livers around feeders or shad imitating lures lakewide.
Walleye Slow   should be moving closer to shore for spawning try crankbaits or grubs at low light or night.
General Comments

Please remember to help STOP AQUATIC HITCHHIKERS! CLEAN, DRAIN, and DRY your boat and livewell when leaving water bodies. Water Temp. 55°


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