Harvey County East Lake Fishing Information
|| Baits, Method, & Location
| Channel Catfish
|| Channel catfish are stocked seasonally, and can be caught lakewide. Catfish have been picking up recently, with a few reports of nice channel cats being caught.
| White Crappie
|| up to 12 inches
|| Try small jigs or minnows especially around brush piles. Crappie fishing will pick up as the water warms, and the crappie move into the coves and onto brush piles.
| Largemouth Bass
|| All sizes
|| 2014 sampling of bass revealed a small decline in the bass population at East lake, however bass fishing should remain fair in 2015.
|| No Reports
|| 18" length limit
|| No Recent Reports
| White bass
|| 12" +
|| No Recent Reports, but white bass will pick up in the next few weeks as spring rain arrives.
| General Comments
Local fishing reports depend on information from local anglers themselves. To provide fishing information on this lake or any in the Wichita area, please call Jessica at 316-683-8069.
Blue-Green Algae: Current advisories and warnings are listed here: http://www.kdheks.gov/algae-illness/algae_advisories.htm
* Largemouth, Smallmouth, Spotted Bass in Combination
** Striped Bass or Wiper in Combination
*** Walleye, Sauger or Saugeye in Combination