Cowley State Fishing Lake Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method & Location
Bluegill Fair up to 8 inch Small live bait rigs next to brush, rock, or cover.
Channel Catfish Fair to Good up to 8 lbs

15-inch minimum length limit 5/day creel limit

Worms or dough bait off the piers and in the coves and prepared baits near the fish feeders.

Largemouth Bass Fair up to 16 inch Crankbaits and spinnerbaits fished near cover.  Also larger plastic baits along the rocky south shoreline, especially near woody cover.  Early and late in the day have been the best times.  Fishing has been pretty slow during the heat of the day.
Redear Sunfish Fair up to 7 inch Live bait fished in areas with a rocky bottom in 5 to 8 feet of water.
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