Public ponds and lakes provide a variety of fishing opportunities in and around Lawrence, Kansas.
Clinton Lake offers 7,000 surface acres of fishing and is prime for catching Crappie, Smallmouth Bass, Blue Catfish, and more. See what's biting by viewing the fishing report. Try out trout fishing at Henry's Trout Pond at Clinton State Park.
You don't have to leave the city to cast your line. Our urban fishing ponds are perfect spots for any level of angler. Mary's Lake at Prairie Park Nature Center is a popular spot for catching Catfish and Bass.
Don't forget your fishing license.