Kanopolis Lake Fishing near Ellsworth, Kansas

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Details for Kanopolis Lake

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Walleye

Public Property
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Bodies of Water near Kanopolis Lake

Kanopolis Dam

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Description for Kanopolis Lake, Ellsworth County, Kansas

Kanopolis Lake is a reservoir located just 16.1 miles from Ellsworth, in Ellsworth County, in the state of Kansas, United States, near Venango, KS. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including crappie, white bass, bream/bluegill, walleye, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, catfish and carp here. Whether you’re 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 Kanopolis Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include Kanopolis Reservoir.

Join us as we discuss the Kansas Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. 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.

Fishing Reports near Kanopolis Lake

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  "Wilson Lake is great for bass, catfish, crappie, and walleye. If your going for bass, go near the..." Wilson Lake

Best Fishing Times near Kanopolis Lake

Fishing Times for Kanopolis Lake near Ellsworth, KS