Olathe - Lake Olathe Fishing Report -
|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method & Location|
|Bluegill||Fair||Up to 8 inches||Nightcrawler under a bobber fished near shoreline structure.|
|Channel Catfish||Fair||Up to 5 lbs.||Live and prepared baits fished near mainlake points and other shoreline structure.|
|Largemouth Bass||Slow||Up to 6 lb.||Largemouth bass are being found shallow near vegetation.|
|Saugeye||Slow||Up to 3 lbs.||Jigs tipped with a nightcrawler fished on the flat.|
|Wiper||Slow||Up to 11 lbs.||Jigs and shad imitation baits fished near mainlake points. Some nice sized wiper (14-19 inches) have been being taken on the north end of the reservoir.|
|White Crappie||Slow||Most fish around 9 inches, but some up to 13 inches.||Jigs or minnows fished near brushpiles.|
Caution!!! Asian Carp have made their way up stream to below Lake Olathe dam.
Remember it is illegal to move fish from below dam to above the dam or use fish captured below dam for bait above the dam.