Gavins Point Dam Fishing near Yankton, South Dakota

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Details for Gavins Point Dam

Species Caught Here:
Pumpkinseed
Catfish
Perch
Sauger
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye
Crappie
Green Sunfish
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Flathead Catfish
Muskie
Northern Pike
Sunfish
White 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, catfish, perch, sauger, smallmouth bass, walleye, crappie, green sunfish, pumpkinseed sunfish, flathead catfish, muskie, northern pike, sunfish and white bass here. Whether you’re baitcasting, casting, fly fishing, spinning 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 Gavins Point Damsite, Gavens Point Dam and Gavin 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.