Tell a friend Send us feedback

Fishing Kansas

EZFishing brings you Kansas's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

Search Fishing Locations in Kansas

Find any of the 2673 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

select
select

Kansas Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Kansas.

Kansas Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Kansas?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Kansas Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Kansas Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Kansas's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Kansas Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Kansas.

  • The Oddest-Looking Fish in Oklahoma
  • Two thousand will go back into Grand Lake of the Cherokees, and 5,000 paddlefish will go into Lake Redmond in Kansas. Another small set of fish will be stocked into an oxbow near Caddo Lake in Texas over the summer. “Paddlefish are an amazing animal and ..
  • sportingclassicsdaily.com
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 9:25:00 AM
  • An insider’s guide to the 5 best fishing spots in Kansas
  • Looking for a great spot to catch some fish? Here are five of the state’s best spots for this year. Smaller than our sprawling reservoirs, they’re more easily fished from shore or small boats. Most have good panfish populations so they’re ideal ...
  • The Wichita Eagle Kansas
  • -
  • 5/22/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Hiawatha prepares for youth fishing derby
  • Bill Vonderschmidt, president of the chapter, said the free fishing weekend in Kansas is traditionally the first full weekend in June and it allows participants in their derby to legally fish without purchasing a license. The event is held each year in ...
  • News-Press Now
  • -
  • 5/20/2017 5:06:00 AM
  • Fishing is good despite high water at some Missouri lakes
  • The water is close to normal at Missouri fishing spots closer to Kansas City and on the Kansas side, although high winds have made fishing tough at some spots. Lake of the Ozarks also was close to normal. Truman Lake is often flooded to prevent damage to .
  • The Kansas City Star
  • -
  • 5/19/2017 7:17:00 PM
  • Fish biologists mix electricity and water for 'shocking' results
  • For most, keeping the two as far apart as possible is just common sense. However, that is not the case for fish biologists with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism. Dipping electrified cables into the water while standing in a metal boat .
  • WILX
  • -
  • 5/19/2017 6:35:00 PM
  • Fish biologists mix electricity and water for "shocking" results
  • For most, keeping the two as far apart as possible is just common sense. However, that is *not* the case for fish biologists with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism. Dipping electrified cables into the water while standing on a metal boat
  • WIBW
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 3:23:00 AM
  • Annual Gene Hollabaugh Memorial Fishing Derby June 3
  • Sponsored by Brown County Quail Forever Chapter 3143 and Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, the event kicks off at 8 a.m. with registration, following by Fishing 101 at 8:30. 24-hour access to Hiawatha Daily World Online and delivery of the
  • hiawathaworldonline.com
  • -
  • 5/15/2017 8:40:00 PM
  • Prescription For Fishing Fever
  • June 3: “Fishing With a Cop” The event rolls out its third edition at Lakewood Park in Salina -June 10: Family Outdoor Adventure Day at Cabela’s, Kansas City. Several outdoor organizations including Fishing’s Future will be available for fishing ...
  • KSAL
  • -
  • 5/15/2017 4:19:00 PM
  • Free fishing throughout Kansas June 3 & 4
  • PRATT – Summertime colds can be good-time killers, but there’s another kind of summer fever that’s sure to be a good-time creator: fishing fever.been fishing before, are looking to brush up your skills, or just want a fun, family-friendly event to ...
  • Hays Post
  • -
  • 5/14/2017 1:37:00 PM
  • Samantha Fish brings new sound to cover songs for Blawnox show
  • The bright tones of the music and vocals mark the Kansas City native as a performer of great promise. For Fish, who appears May 16 at Moondog's in Blawnox, the new songs are in contrast to her past releases. “I've always had a bit of a darker thing on my .
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
  • -
  • 5/11/2017 1:14:00 AM
  • License fees keep fish flowing from Milford Hatchery
  • MILFORD, Kan. (WIBW) For most Kansas residents, the cost of a fishing license will set you back $27.50. The majority of us see this as a necessary evil, however, without those fees, hundreds of state managed bodies of water wouldn’t have anything ...
  • WIBW
  • -
  • 5/10/2017 3:29:00 AM
  • Kansas Game Wardens locate suspects on fishing violations
  • LINN COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities caught suspects on fishing violations over the weekend. On Sunday at La Cygne, Kansas game wardens found a group in one boat with 24 catfish over the limit, according to a social media report. Meanwhile in Marion .
  • salinapost.com
  • -
  • 5/8/2017 11:42:00 AM
  • Prizes worth up to $100 at this year’s kids fishing clinic
  • This year’s fishing clinic is sponsored by the Nature Center; the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism; and the Flatland Fly Fishers Club. Volunteers will help the kids with the fishing. All equipment is furnished. No experience is necessary.
  • The Wichita Eagle Kansas
  • -
  • 5/5/2017 11:42:00 PM
  • Let's get to know Fish Smithson, a new Redskins safety with a superb name
  • So let's get to know the dude. Unfortunately, no. His first name is Anthony. But, according to his bio on Kansas Football's website, he "prefers to go by Fish," and the fact that the Redskins list him as Fish on their roster shows that it basically is his
  • csnmidatlantic.com
  • -
  • 5/5/2017 6:43:00 PM
  • Going green on the silver screen
  • Following a downstream transect through the Mississippi River basin, we meet Montana ranchers working to protect the landscapes of the Rocky Mountain Front, farmers in Kansas who have eschewed tilling and insecticides, and fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico .
  • science.sciencemag.org
  • -
  • 5/5/2017 3:45:00 AM
  • Grading NFL Teams’ 2017 Draft Classes
  • Undrafted Free Agents That Have a Shot: James Quick from Louisville is a shifty, crafty little receiver that can create spacing. I really like Fish Smithson from Kansas as well, he can be a really good special teams player as well as a backup FS.
  • theinscribermag.com
  • -
  • 5/4/2017 5:54:00 PM
  • 2017 Missouri Family Fishing Destinations
  • Reed Memorial Wildlife Area is in Jackson County near Lee’s Summit. The area is only 33 minutes away from Kansas City. Although close to K.C. it offers some excellent fishing on 12 different lakes that total 252 acres of water. Those lakes range in size ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
  • -
  • 5/4/2017 2:08:00 AM
  • Kansas Football: Fish Smithson to Redskins, Brandon Stewart to Chargers
  • First Team All-Big 12 safety Fish Smithson is on his way to Washington after signing an offer from the Redskins. He’ll head to camp with the opportunity to compete for a roster spot. Smithson came to KU from the Juco ranks and was a free safety at Kansas.
  • Rock Chalk Talk
  • -
  • 4/30/2017 3:48:00 PM
  • Fish Smithson reaches free-agent deal with Redskins
  • The final rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft drew to a close Saturday without former Kansas safety Fish Smithson getting the optimal congratulatory phone call for which he hoped. After seven rounds and 253 picks, though, Smithson’s professional aspirations ...
  • LJWORLD
  • -
  • 4/30/2017 6:15:00 AM
  • Fish Smithson reaches free-agent deal with Redskins
  • The final rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft drew to a close Saturday without former Kansas safety Fish Smithson getting the optimal congratulatory phone call for which he hoped. After seven rounds and 253 picks, though, Smithson’s professional aspirations ...
  • KU Sports
  • -
  • 4/30/2017 5:40:00 AM

Kansas Guides/Outfitters

Refer a Fishing Guide or Outfitter

Want to learn a new fishing technique or need some help for you next outing? Check out one of the guide/outfitter services listed below.

Couldn't find your guide / outfitter service here?
Post a Guide/Outfitter Referral and we will update this list.

Kansas Fishing Clubs

Refer a Fishing Club

Want to join an interest group near you?

Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Kansas.

Couldn't find your fishing club here?
Post a Club Referral and we will update this list.

Favorite Locations

Check out the most popular locations in Kansas.

Be the first one to mark a location as your favorite in Kansas

Contribute

Help us improve EZFishing content and expand EZFishing community!

Recommend a Fishing Guide who helped making your outings memorable!

List your Fishing Club web site on EZFishing.

Write a featured article about your exciting fishing adventures, and we will be glad to publish it on EZFishing.

Fishing Gear

Refresh your fishing gear with items on sale at Amazon.com.

Kansas Weather

Conditions Not Available

ZipCode 67202