Cheney Reservoir Fishing Information

Cheney Reservoir Map
This Location does have Boat Access
Fishing Forecast
Counties:
GPS:
N37 43.154 W97 49.538
Surface Acres:
9,550 acres
Maximum Depth:
42 feet
Normal Lake Level:
1421.6 ft above msl
Current Lake Level:
0 feet high releasing 0 cfs

More reservoir information can be found at, http://waterdata.usgs.gov/ks/nwis/uv/?site_no=07144790

A bathymetric map of the reservoir showing depths and contours is available here: https://services1.arcgis.com/q2CglofYX6ACNEeu/arcgis/rest/services/Lakes_All/FeatureServer/0/13/attachments/132

Fishing Forecast Information

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+Flathead Catfish Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>20”) (>28”) (>34”) (LBS.)   (>20”)
LOVEWELL 44.89 35.23 31.25 47.86 G 44.89
GLEN ELDER 30.47 16.67 9.11 48.13 G 30.47
CHENEY 2.50 2.50 2.50 65.04 F 1.27
FALL RIVER 1.79 1.79 0.00 8.38 G 1.79
CLINTON 0.42 0.42 0.42 42.00 G 0.24

+Walleye Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>15”) (>20”) (>25”) (LBS.)   (>15”)
KIRWIN 7.83 0.50 0.08 8.47 G 4.85
MARION 4.00 0.47 0.00 4.01 G 2.80
WILSON 3.53 1.20 0.13 7.46 G 6.04
WEBSTER 2.58 0.50 0.17 6.36 G 2.17
MILFORD 2.50 0.05 0.00 3.76 F 2.55
EL DORADO 2.33 0.87 0.13 7.95 G 2.16
CEDAR BLUFF 1.96 0.46 0.04 7.94 G 2.53
GLEN ELDER 1.62 0.03 0.00 5.62 G 2.67
CHENEY 1.31 0.86 0.17 7.55 P 1.57
LOVEWELL 1.13 0.50 0.00 4.40 F 1.04
HILLSDALE 0.92 0.08 0.00 7.44 G 0.67
WOLF CREEK 0.56 0.11 0.00 4.63 F 0.55
MELVERN 0.47 0.00 0.00 1.72 F 0.70
CLINTON 0.31 0.00 0.00 2.20 F 0.29
POMONA 0.25 0.00 0.00 6.07 F 0.27
BIG HILL 0.10 0.00 0.00 1.17 F 0.05
KANOPOLIS 0.10 0.00 0.00 1.85 F 0.05
ELK CITY 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.30 P 0.00
SEBELIUS 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.51 P 0.00

+Channel Catfish Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>16”) (>24”) (>28”) (LBS.)   (>16”)
LOVEWELL 7.56 0.69 0.06 9.19 G 7.19
BIG HILL 5.70 0.90 0.00 8.61 G 6.23
HILLSDALE 5.08 0.17 0.00 7.57 G 5.08
MARION 5.00 0.20 0.00 5.48 G 4.93
LACYGNE 3.50 0.07 0.00 7.27 G 2.71
ELK CITY 3.25 0.33 0.00 5.65 G 2.78
CLINTON 2.94 0.19 0.00 6.73 F 2.69
PERRY 2.90 1.05 0.35 12.71 F 2.18
WILSON 2.73 0.53 0.03 8.57 G 2.81
GLEN ELDER 2.59 0.52 0.17 15.30 F 1.95
MELVERN 2.40 0.53 0.07 8.33 F 2.88
CHENEY 2.28 0.34 0.00 8.87 G 1.83
KANOPOLIS 2.10 0.30 0.00 6.54 G 4.64
WEBSTER 1.92 0.08 0.08 10.65 G 1.19
TUTTLE CREEK 1.45 0.25 0.20 14.33 G 0.88
POMONA 1.42 0.08 0.08 8.80 G 2.10
COUNCIL GROVE 1.20 0.20 0.00 5.24 F 1.22
KIRWIN 1.17 0.50 0.17 11.24 G 1.16
WOLF CREEK 1.17 0.00 0.00 4.12 G 0.88
TORONTO 1.08 0.92 0.08 10.44 G 3.36
CEDAR BLUFF 1.00 0.17 0.04 12.38 G 0.60
FALL RIVER 1.00 0.92 0.50 14.54 G 1.50
JOHN REDMOND 0.89 0.28 0.11 12.35 F 0.96
EL DORADO 0.20 0.00 0.00 2.29 F 0.42
MILFORD 0.20 0.05 0.05 9.24 P 0.30

+White Bass Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>9”) (>12”) (>15”) (LBS.)   (>9”)
GLEN ELDER 18.03 16.86 2.93 3.49 E 19.30
KANOPOLIS 12.45 8.35 0.50 2.78 G 17.55
MARION 10.73 9.53 0.40 1.78 G 10.91
PERRY 10.25 5.25 0.20 1.83 G 5.59
POMONA 9.42 5.50 0.42 1.88 G 4.85
CLINTON 6.75 6.38 0.81 2.28 G 8.38
LACYGNE 6.57 4.00 0.64 2.88 G 3.54
CEDAR BLUFF 6.33 4.63 2.00 1.99 G 6.03
EL DORADO 5.47 1.53 0.47 2.02 G 3.67
MELVERN 5.47 4.00 0.87 2.25 G 5.28
MILFORD 5.40 4.60 0.30 1.91 F 4.98
FALL RIVER 3.25 1.92 0.50 2.71 F 2.58
WEBSTER 3.17 2.92 0.08 1.94 G 5.86
KIRWIN 2.92 2.42 0.50 2.40 G 2.32
JOHN REDMOND 2.50 2.33 0.56 2.82 F 7.03
BIG HILL 2.30 1.70 0.20 1.34 F 3.20
COUNCIL GROVE 2.27 1.80 0.20 2.20 F 1.22
WOLF CREEK 2.22 2.11 0.50 1.81 F 1.90
WILSON 2.00 1.93 0.33 2.75 F 2.73
LOVEWELL 1.69 1.25 0.50 1.85 F 3.44
HILLSDALE 1.67 1.25 0.00 1.19 F 4.14
CHENEY 1.31 1.21 0.48 1.88 F 2.18
TORONTO 0.92 0.42 0.17 2.64 F 1.33
TUTTLE CREEK 0.55 0.05 0.05 2.97 P 0.30
ELK CITY 0.25 0.00 0.00 0.58 P 3.58

+Percids Combined Forecast

Waterbody Density Preferred Lunker 3 yr avg Size Rating
Sebelius Reservoir 12.40 2.50 0.00 9.43 Reservoir Good
Wilson Reservoir 8.70 3.97 0.70 6.72 Reservoir Excellent
Cedar Bluff Reservoir 4.04 0.54 0.00 4.00 Reservoir Good
Perry Reservoir 3.96 0.65 0.22 2.25 Reservoir Excellent
Kirwin Reservoir 2.92 0.67 0.25 2.97 Reservoir Good
Milford Reservoir 2.60 0.45 0.05 2.05 Reservoir Fair
El Dorado Reservoir 2.53 1.40 0.13 2.22 Reservoir Good
Marion Reservoir 2.40 0.07 0.00 1.73 Reservoir Good
Glen Elder Reservoir 2.04 0.42 0.00 3.15 Reservoir Good
Webster Reservoir 2.00 0.67 0.25 2.03 Reservoir Good
Council Grove Reservoir 1.93 1.71 0.50 1.82 Reservoir Fair
Clinton Reservoir 1.75 0.88 0.13 1.29 Reservoir Fair
Cheney Reservoir 1.70 1.19 0.11 1.31 Reservoir Fair
Kanopolis Reservoir 1.43 0.48 0.19 3.74 Reservoir Fair
Lovewell Reservoir 1.15 0.30 0.05 0.83 Reservoir Fair
Melvern Reservoir 1.10 0.45 0.10 0.95 Reservoir Fair
Horsethief Reservoir 0.80 0.60 0.00 1.23 Reservoir Fair
Wolf Creek Reservoir 0.70 0.30 0.00 0.53 Reservoir Fair
Hillsdale Reservoir 0.33 0.08 0.00 0.42 Reservoir Good
Pomona Reservoir 0.29 0.14 0.00 0.18 Reservoir Fair
Tuttle Creek Reservoir 0.05 0.00 0.00 0.05 Reservoir Poor
Big Hill Reservoir 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Reservoir Poor

+Temperate Basses Combined Forecast

Waterbody Density Preferred Lunker 3 yr avg Size Rating
Glen Elder Reservoir 22.83 15.33 3.38 20.35 Reservoir Excellent
Webster Reservoir 17.08 5.42 0.17 11.31 Reservoir Good
Clinton Reservoir 16.38 12.13 1.31 10.56 Reservoir Good
Kanopolis Reservoir 15.19 3.33 0.76 16.19 Reservoir Good
Marion Reservoir 11.60 3.60 0.20 11.84 Reservoir Good
John Redmond Reservoir 10.00 8.57 0.95 7.92 Reservoir Good
Hillsdale Reservoir 9.42 2.08 0.17 3.89 Reservoir Good
Milford Reservoir 8.35 1.50 0.10 7.78 Reservoir Good
Sebelius Reservoir 7.80 0.80 0.10 7.03 Reservoir Good
Cedar Bluff Reservoir 7.71 7.58 2.63 8.74 Reservoir Good
Cheney Reservoir 6.00 4.63 1.15 6.27 Reservoir Good
El Dorado Reservoir 5.47 3.93 0.47 5.49 Reservoir Good
Pomona Reservoir 5.29 2.43 0.00 3.49 Reservoir Good
Perry Reservoir 5.17 1.57 0.35 2.97 Reservoir Good
Kirwin Reservoir 5.00 2.17 0.75 5.96 Reservoir Good
Big Hill Reservoir 4.30 3.90 0.60 3.33 Reservoir Good
Wilson Reservoir 4.13 2.73 1.20 2.74 Reservoir Good
Toronto Reservoir 2.58 2.42 0.25 2.37 Reservoir Fair
Wolf Creek Reservoir 2.50 2.30 0.50 2.26 Reservoir Good
Lovewell Reservoir 2.15 1.45 0.35 5.66 Reservoir Fair
Fall River Reservoir 1.92 1.42 0.75 5.29 Reservoir Fair
LaCygne Reservoir 0.57 0.50 0.21 3.08 Reservoir Good
Melvern Reservoir 0.50 0.50 0.10 4.06 Reservoir Fair
Council Grove Reservoir 0.29 0.14 0.00 1.72 Reservoir Poor
Tuttle Creek Reservoir 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.05 Reservoir Poor
Elk City Reservoir 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.54 Reservoir Fair

+Crappie Combined Forecast

Waterbody Density Preferred Lunker 3 yr avg Size Rating
Pomona Reservoir 23.83 6.83 1.89 19.80 Reservoir Excellent
Cedar Bluff Reservoir 20.22 2.17 0.00 9.11 Reservoir Good
Marion Reservoir 17.13 4.13 1.50 12.84 Reservoir Good
Lovewell Reservoir 14.00 2.50 0.36 33.17 Reservoir Good
Kirwin Reservoir 13.88 12.00 3.88 18.81 Reservoir Good
Hillsdale Reservoir 12.56 7.88 1.31 20.98 Reservoir Good
Tuttle Creek Reservoir 11.81 10.25 1.25 11.81 Reservoir Excellent
Sebelius Reservoir 11.60 6.20 0.40 14.87 Reservoir Good
Melvern Reservoir 9.94 6.75 0.63 11.60 Reservoir Good
El Dorado Reservoir 9.88 8.63 3.63 7.51 Reservoir Good
Glen Elder Reservoir 7.79 4.08 0.54 9.93 Reservoir Good
Webster Reservoir 7.38 2.31 0.00 9.02 Reservoir Good
Toronto Reservoir 6.38 2.50 0.81 8.15 Reservoir Good
Big Hill Reservoir 5.70 2.60 0.70 5.00 Reservoir Good
Milford Reservoir 5.56 4.13 1.38 5.56 Reservoir Good
Perry Reservoir 5.50 4.56 0.67 13.59 Reservoir  
Wolf Creek Reservoir 5.00 2.29 0.41 4.94 Reservoir Fair
Horsethief Reservoir 4.40 0.00 0.00 6.80 Reservoir Fair
Fall River Reservoir 4.19 0.81 0.63 5.47 Reservoir Good
Council Grove Reservoir 3.62 2.62 0.92 5.07 Reservoir Good
Kanopolis Reservoir 2.92 1.58 0.17 7.56 Reservoir Good
Clinton Reservoir 2.75 1.94 0.25 18.31 Reservoir Fair
Cheney Reservoir 2.40 1.40 0.00 2.40 Reservoir Fair
LaCygne Reservoir 1.62 0.94 0.31 3.10 Reservoir Good
John Redmond Reservoir 1.44 1.13 0.13 4.13 Reservoir Fair
Elk City Reservoir 1.00 0.44 0.44 7.16 Reservoir Good
Wilson Reservoir 0.53 0.53 0.20 1.09 Reservoir Fair

+Blue Catfish Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>20”) (>30”) (>35”) (LBS.)   (>20”)
TUTTLE CREEK 125.52 23.96 3.65 24.47 G 63.16
EL DORADO 90.00 0.00 0.00 10.93 G 30.67
ELK CITY 63.33 4.17 0.00 17.85 G 21.64
LOVEWELL 63.07 40.91 8.52 28.81 G 21.68
WOLF CREEK 29.17 4.17 0.83 30.00 G 10.95
MILFORD 27.08 1.04 0.00 28.66 G 15.14
CHENEY 17.50 15.50 6.50 34.17 F 8.77
GLEN ELDER 14.84 3.39 1.56 27.89 F 5.00
JOHN REDMOND 14.71 0.74 0.74 22.05 F 5.14
CLINTON 4.17 2.08 0.42 25.35 G 1.72
MELVERN 4.17 1.04 0.00 24.03 G 1.49

+Wiper Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Rating 3 yr avg
  (>16”) (>20”) (>24”) (LBS.)   (>16”)
SEBELIUS 12.00 2.10 0.00 6.81 G 7.37
KIRWIN 9.17 0.42 0.00 5.91 G 5.38
WEBSTER 8.58 1.50 0.33 8.38 G 7.86
MARION 8.00 2.47 0.00 4.93 G 3.78
MILFORD 7.95 2.85 0.10 6.81 G 5.88
POMONA 3.58 0.75 0.00 4.26 G 2.06
CEDAR BLUFF 3.54 2.13 0.04 9.92 G 1.56
LOVEWELL 3.06 1.56 0.00 5.86 G 2.25
CHENEY 2.14 1.55 0.14 7.99 G 3.06
EL DORADO 1.80 1.07 0.00 5.20 F 1.82
GLEN ELDER 0.86 0.59 0.31 9.27 F 1.17
LACYGNE 0.79 0.00 0.00 2.80 F 0.43
CLINTON 0.63 0.31 0.00 4.85 F 1.60
COUNCIL GROVE 0.13 0.13 0.07 6.15 P 0.27
KANOPOLIS 0.10 0.10 0.00 6.68 P 0.31
WOLF CREEK 0.06 0.06 0.00 6.08 F 0.16
Stocking Records Information

+Walleye Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Number Stocked
(FISH) GRAHAM CO-TREXLER POND FISH 9/23/2020 200
Cheney Reservoir RESV 9/30/2020 94
Cheney Reservoir RESV 9/30/2020 262
Cheney Reservoir RESV 9/30/2020 440
Cheney Reservoir RESV 9/30/2020 141
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/7/2020 11645
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/7/2020 8245
Melvern Reservoir RESV 10/14/2020 2000
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/30/2020 665
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/30/2020 780
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/30/2020 704
Cheney Reservoir RESV 10/30/2020 884
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 150
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 800
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 590
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 332
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 434
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 468
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 415
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/9/2020 950
Cheney Reservoir RESV 11/12/2020 1531
    Total: 31730

+Palmetto Bass/Wiper Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Number Stocked
Atchison City Lake #7 COML 6/15/2021 200
Atchison City Lake #7 Sum     200
CARBONDALE CITY LAKE - EAST COML 7/6/2021 6822
CARBONDALE CITY LAKE - EAST Sum     6822
Cheney Reservoir RESV 6/15/2021 78484
Cheney Reservoir RESV 6/16/2021 17222
Cheney Reservoir Sum     95706
Glen Elder Reservoir RESV 6/16/2021 61235
Glen Elder Reservoir Sum     61235
JEFFREY ENERGY CENTER-MAKE UP LAKE WMAS 6/15/2021 1250
JEFFREY ENERGY CENTER-MAKE UP LAKE Sum     1250
LaCygne Reservoir RESV 6/22/2021 14720
LaCygne Reservoir RESV 7/2/2021 11500
LaCygne Reservoir Sum     26220
Lovewell Reservoir RESV 7/26/2021 9442
Lovewell Reservoir Sum     9442
Middle Creek State Fishing Lake SFLS 7/2/2021 1442
Middle Creek State Fishing Lake Sum     1442
Pomona Reservoir RESV 6/15/2021 36694
Pomona Reservoir RESV 6/22/2021 4320
Pomona Reservoir Sum     41014
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE COML 6/15/2021 800
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE Sum     800
SEDGWICK COUNTY-LAKE AFTON COML 7/2/2021 2689
SEDGWICK COUNTY-LAKE AFTON Sum     2689
WELLINGTON CITY LAKE COML 6/15/2021 5108
WELLINGTON CITY LAKE Sum     5108
WINFIELD CITY LAKE COML 7/2/2021 6315
WINFIELD CITY LAKE Sum     6315
    Grand Total 258243

+Walleye Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Number Stocked
Big Hill Reservoir RESV 4/19/2021 1200000
Big Hill Reservoir Sum     1200000
Bourbon State Fishing Lake SFLS 4/14/2021 200000
Bourbon State Fishing Lake Sum     200000
Cheney Reservoir RESV 4/12/2021 2000000
Cheney Reservoir RESV 4/16/2021 3200000
Cheney Reservoir RESV 4/2/2021 751500
Cheney Reservoir RESV 5/6/2021 254409
Cheney Reservoir Sum     6205909
Clinton Reservoir RESV 4/12/2021 1300000
Clinton Reservoir RESV 4/14/2021 500000
Clinton Reservoir Sum     1800000
COUNCIL GROVE CITY LAKE COML 4/9/2021 400000
COUNCIL GROVE CITY LAKE Sum     400000
CRITZER LAKE COML 4/14/2021 400000
CRITZER LAKE Sum     400000
El Dorado Reservoir RESV 4/8/2021 2100000
El Dorado Reservoir RESV 4/14/2021 2000000
El Dorado Reservoir Sum     4100000
Fort Scott City Lake COML 4/14/2021 400000
Fort Scott City Lake Sum     400000
HERINGTON CITY LAKE-NEW COML 4/13/2021 275000
HERINGTON CITY LAKE-NEW COML 4/19/2021 300000
HERINGTON CITY LAKE-NEW Sum     575000
Hillsdale Reservoir RESV 4/9/2021 2500000
Hillsdale Reservoir RESV 4/15/2021 2000000
Hillsdale Reservoir Sum     4500000
HOLTON - BANNER CREEK LAKE COML 4/6/2021 500000
HOLTON - BANNER CREEK LAKE Sum     500000
Kanopolis Reservoir RESV 4/19/2021 1800000
Kanopolis Reservoir Sum     1800000
Lovewell Reservoir RESV 4/9/2021 1000000
Lovewell Reservoir RESV 4/15/2021 1000000
Lovewell Reservoir Sum     2000000
LYON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 4/6/2021 135000
LYON STATE FISHING LAKE Sum     135000
Melvern Reservoir RESV 4/12/2021 1800000
Melvern Reservoir Sum     1800000
Milford Reservoir RESV 4/12/2021 1100000
Milford Reservoir RESV 4/13/2021 3900000
Milford Reservoir RESV 4/19/2021 1500000
Milford Reservoir Sum     6500000
OKLAHOMA NULL 4/9/2021 1481735
OKLAHOMA NULL 4/9/2021 1063040
OKLAHOMA NULL 4/9/2021 267200
OKLAHOMA Sum     2811975
PLEASANTON EAST LAKE COML 4/14/2021 400000
PLEASANTON EAST LAKE Sum     400000
Pomona Reservoir RESV 4/14/2021 500000
Pomona Reservoir Sum     500000
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE COML 4/6/2021 100000
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE COML 4/6/2021 200000
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE Sum     300000
SHAWNEE COUNTY-LAKE SHAWNEE COML 4/6/2021 366000
SHAWNEE COUNTY-LAKE SHAWNEE Sum     366000
Webster Reservoir RESV 4/15/2021 1000000
Webster Reservoir Sum     1000000
WILSON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 4/19/2021 110000
WILSON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 6/14/2021 300600
WILSON STATE FISHING LAKE Sum     410600
WINFIELD CITY LAKE COML 4/19/2021 1500000
WINFIELD CITY LAKE Sum     1500000
WOODSON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 4/13/2021 180000
WOODSON STATE FISHING LAKE Sum     180000
YATES CENTER-SOUTH OWL LAKE COML 4/13/2021 150000
YATES CENTER-SOUTH OWL LAKE Sum     150000
    Grand Total 40134484
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