Osage State Fishing Lake Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
Current Fishing Condition      
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Bluegill Good Up to 0.25 lbs Bluegill are preparing to spawn.  Fish can be found near the bank in 2-8 ft.  Worms under a bobber, jigs, and small spinners are producing fish.
Channel catfish Good 0.5-5 lbs Catfish are being caught using liver, stink bait, shad, nightcrawlers and cut bait.  Warming water temperatures have resulted in improved catches.
Largemouth bass Good 0.5-2 lbs Largemouth Bass are preparing to spawn.  Fish can be found near aquatic vegetation, rock jetties, and brush piles.
General Comments

Note:  Zebra Mussels were found at this lake April 27, 2017.  Lake users should clean, drain and dry fishing equipment and boats to keep from moving zebra mussels to other waters.

GPS coordinates for cube clusters placed on 7/13/21 are:                         

1. N 38.772333 W 95.672267           4.  N 38.767067 W 95.668917

2. N 38.77125   W 95.671467           5.  N 38.76465 W 95.67415

3. N 38.771017  W 95.6731              6.  N 38.76345 W 95.674617

Great Kansas Fishing Derby May 15 to Sept 15  Visit www.ksfishderby.com for more info; Tagged Fish - Channel Catfish, Black Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Carp