Council Grove City Lake Fishing Information
Council Grove City Lake
City of Council Grove
3 miles West of Council Grove on US Hwy 56, North 1 mile
The City of Council Grove requires Aquatic Nuisance Species certification of anglers and boaters at Council Grove City Lake. Go to ANS Certification to obtain the certificate.
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, &amp; Location|
|Zebra Mussel||Zebra mussels have been discovered in Council Grove City Lake. Click HERE for more information.|
Large natural concentrations of black crappie, white crappie, and bluegill with channel catfish and walleye captured on video in a Kansas reservoir.
See the video at https://youtu.be/2GMXXdcsj3g .
|Bluegill||Fair||up to 7-inch||jigs, worm and bobber near any available cover.|
|Crappie||Fair||up to 11-inch||Jigs or minnows in water 5-10 feet deep near brushpiles and other cover.|
|Channel catfish||Fair||up to 4 lbs||Stinkbaits, cut bait, and worms in shallow windblown areas.|
|Black bass||Fair||up to 16-inch||Jigs, plastic worms, and spinnerbaits near cover 2-8ft deep|
|Walleye||Fair||Up to 22-inch||Walleye are near the flats. A jig and crawler combo is effective when drifted or worked along breaks or weedlines. Trolling crankbaits is a good method to find active fish.|
|The City of Council Grove requires Aquatic Nuisance Species certification of anglers and boaters at Council Grove City Lake. Go to ANS Certification to obtain the certificate. You must have this certificate in your possession while fishing and/or boating at Council Grove City Lake.|
|Fishing Population||Creel Limit||Min Length Limit|
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination