Montgomery State Fishing Lake Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Channel Catfish Fair 14-24" Shad sides and chicken livers in deep water. The northeast bank is particularly productive when water cools.
Largemouth Bass Good 8-18"  
Crappie Fair 6-12" Crappie are in (6-8') of water try to find them off the east dock around the PVC habitat structures.
Bluegill/Redear Sunfish Good 8-11" Bluegill and redears can be caught by fishing a nightcrawler about 18" below a cork in 6 ft of water. 
General Comments

Both maintained boat ramps are currently usable.

A bathymetric map is available for Montgomery State Fishing Lake at the link above.

District Newsletter

We have created a fishing newsletter that can be sent out to all that subscribe to it. This newsletter is for fishing information for the Independence District (Chautauqua, Labette, Montgomery, and Wilson counties) only.