Gavins Point Dam Fishing near Yankton, South Dakota

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Details for Gavins Point Dam

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

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 white bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, northern pike, pumpkinseed sunfish, flathead catfish, pumpkinseed, muskie, catfish, crappie, perch, sunfish, sauger and green sunfish here. Whether you’re trolling, casting, 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 Gavins Point Dam. Alternate names for this dam include Gavin Point Dam, Gavins Point Damsite and Gavens Point Dam. 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.