Garnett South Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Methods, and Location
Current Fishing Opportunity      
Largemouth Bass Fair up to 5lbs. Reaction style baits like spinnerbaits, crankbaits, swimbaits, or jerkbaits should be good as the fish will become more active as the water temps push into upper 40s and into the 50s.
Bluegill Fair up to 8 inches Small jigs or flies, also bobber with a worm
Channel Catfish Fair 8-24 inches chicken livers, cut bait or other prepared bait lakewide.
Crappie Fair 6-10 inches Jigs fish around structure or the rocky bank.
Rainbow Trout Fair-good   small jigs, spinners, or prepared trout bait should produce some bites. This is a Type 1 water and requires all anglers 16 or older to have a trout permit.


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