Big Blue River Fishing near Manhattan, Kansas

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Details for Big Blue River

Species Caught Here: None
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, catfish, flathead catfish, rock bass, walleye, hickory shad and blue catfish here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting 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 Blue Earth River, L'eau Bleu River and North Fork of Big 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.