Lake Mendota Fishing near Shorewood Hills, Wisconsin

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Details for Lake Mendota

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Drum
Muskie
Northern Pike
Panfish
Perch
Sauger
Sunfish
Walleye

Public Property
43.106663 -89.424843

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Description for Lake Mendota, Dane County, Wisconsin

Lake Mendota is a lake located just 2.3 miles from Shorewood Hills, in Dane County, in the state of Wisconsin, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including pumpkinseed, pumpkinseed sunfish, drum, walleye, northern pike, panfish, catfish, sauger, smallmouth bass, bullhead, carp, perch, sucker, warmouth, largemouth bass, black bullhead, crappie, flathead catfish, muskie, rock bass, green sunfish and bream/bluegill here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting, spinning, trolling or casting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Mendota. Alternate names for this lake include Fourth Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Wisconsin 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 Lake Mendota

  "Good lake for kids to catch fish. Boat landing is terrible as u need an oar to even get in the lake..." Lake George

  "is there any public access to this lake if so where is it located..." Bass Lake

  "Is this lake private i drove by and see no public access unless the wooded area by the ditch is..." Grass Lake

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