|Species||Rating||Size||Baits, Method & Location|
|Channel Catfish||Fair||up to 4 lbs||Worms, stinkbaits, and cut bait fished on windy shallow areas.|
|White Crappie||Fair||up to 12 inch|| |
New 20/day creel limit effective January 1, 2018
Jigs and minnows on brush in 8 to 12 feet of water.
|Largemouth Bass||Good||up to 16 inch|| |
13 inch to 18 inch slot limit effective January 1, 2018
Crankbaits, spinnerbaits, or plastics fished near cover.
|Saugeye||Fair||Up to 19 inch||Curly tailed grubs fished on windy points|
|Bluegill||Fair to Good||up to 8 inch||Worm and bobber or small jigs near brush or near docks|
|White Bass||Fair||up to 15 inch||Wind blown points and shorelines on curly tailed grubs or spinners|
|Wiper||Same as white bass|
New crappie creel limit of 20/day effective January 1, 2018.
New largemouth bass 13 inch to 18 inch slot length limit effective January 1, 2018.
Boat and bait inspections are MANDATORY at Marion County Lake to prevent the spread of Zebra Mussels and other Aquatic Nuisance Species. Protect our waters... don't forget to CLEAN, DRAIN, and DRY!