Gavins Point Dam Fishing near Yankton, South Dakota

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Details for Gavins Point Dam

Species Caught Here:
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Green Sunfish
Flathead Catfish
White Bass
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Dam
Lat/Long: 42.861942 -97.485344

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Description for Gavins Point Dam, Yankton County, South Dakota

Gavins Point Dam is a dam located just 4.5 miles from Yankton, in Yankton County, in the state of South Dakota, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including pumpkinseed sunfish, green sunfish, perch, flathead catfish, walleye, sauger, white bass, crappie, pumpkinseed, northern pike, muskie, catfish, smallmouth bass and sunfish here. Whether you’re trolling, fly fishing, casting, 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 Gavins Point Dam. Alternate names for this dam include Gavens Point Dam, Gavin Point Dam and Gavins Point Damsite. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit South Dakota 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.