Big Blue River Fishing near Manhattan, Kansas

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Details for Big Blue River

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

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 walleye, flathead catfish, largemouth bass, hickory shad, rainbow trout, rock bass, catfish and blue catfish here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing 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, Monecato River and Riviere de l'Eau Bleu. 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.