|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method, and 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 inches||Jigs and minnows in the coves near timber. Also check the south shore ledges in 8 to 9 feet of water.|
|Channel catfish||Fair||up to 4 lbs||Wind swept shorelines on shad sides, guts, or worms. Late afternoon on warmer days have been most productive.|
|Black bass||Fair||varied||Look for largemouth in the coves and along the rocky southern shorelines for smallmouth. Crankbaits fished at a slow to medium speed is producing.|
|Walleye||Fair||up to 27 inches|| |
Walleye minimum length limit 18 inches.
Walleye are in prespawn/spawn mode and can be found along rocky shorelines and the dam during low light periods. Suspending jerk baits fished parallel to shore are always a good bet this time of the year.
|The City of Winfield requires additional permits for anglers using the lake. Stop in to the lake office before fishing at the lake.|