Gavins Point Dam Fishing near Yankton, South Dakota

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Details for Gavins Point Dam

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

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