Big Blue River Fishing near Manhattan, Kansas

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Details for Big Blue River

Species Caught Here:
Largemouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Hickory Shad
Flathead Catfish
Blue Catfish
Rock Bass
Catfish
Walleye

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 39.188053 -96.527779

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Description for Big Blue River, Pottawatomie County, Kansas

Big Blue River is a stream located just 2.4 miles from Manhattan, in Pottawatomie County, in the state of Kansas, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, rainbow trout, hickory shad, flathead catfish, blue catfish, rock bass, catfish and walleye here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Big Blue River. Alternate names for this stream include North Fork of Big Blue River, L'eau Bleu River and East Fork of Blue River. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Kansas Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.