Gavins Point Dam Fishing near Yankton, South Dakota

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Details for Gavins Point Dam

Species Caught Here:
Crappie
Catfish
Northern Pike
Green Sunfish
Pumpkinseed
Muskie
Sauger
Walleye
Smallmouth Bass
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Perch
Sunfish
White Bass
Flathead Catfish

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 crappie, catfish, northern pike, green sunfish, pumpkinseed, muskie, sauger, walleye, smallmouth bass, pumpkinseed sunfish, perch, sunfish, white bass and flathead catfish here. Whether you’re spinning, casting, fly fishing, baitcasting or trolling 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.