8 miles W of Jetmore of US-156
Jetmore, KS, KS 67854
Impoundment Type: Community Lake
Surface Acres: 450
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination
Fishing Report - Last Update: 7/9/2014
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, & Location|
|Crappie||Slow||5-7 inches||Fish around deeper brush or vegetation.especially in the creek channel to the west. Use minnows, small slab spoons, or jigs.|
|Channel catfish||Fair||Up to 2 lbs||Nightcrawlers, liver or shrimp.|
|Largemouth bass||Slow||Up to 4 lbs||Plastic worms, crankbaits and spinnerbaits.|
|Walleye||Slow||Up to 23 inches||Jig and nightcrawlers along the dam and on points.|
Zebra mussel veligers (larval zebra mussels) are too small to be seen with the unaided eye and they can be found in boat livewells, minnow buckets, boat bilges, water toys and anything else that is capable of holding even a small amount of water.
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!!!
CLEAN DRAIN & DRY Every Lake, Every Time!
Click HERE to learn how to prevent the spread of zebra mussels.
|New Kansas Crappie Fishing Video||
KDWPT released the recently completed “Kansas Crappie Bonanza” video on February 17, 2012. This 25-minute video covers Kansas crappie fishing during spring, summer, fall, and winter with tips and tactics to make you a better crappie angler. Visit the KDWPT homepage and click on the Kansas Crappie Bonanza link to view the video!
You can find a preview of the video HERE.
The lake came up a total of 7 feet and is still approximately 10 feet below conservation as of 07-08-14.
On June 30, 810 lbs of channel catfish were stocked.
Here is a link to check out the weather at HorseThief Reservoir:
If you would like to post a fishing report go to http://ksfishing.blogspot.com/ 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!