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Fishing for smallmouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, white crappie, walleye, white bass and hybrid striped bass at Clinton Lake in Kansas.
Clinton Lake, KS

Located on the southwest outskirts of Lawrence, Clinton Lake is an easy destination for boating and fishing enthusiasts. The 7,000-acre lake has decent populations of bass, crappie, hybrid stripers, white bass and catfish. Several campgrounds along with general, public-access areas around the lake provide access for fishing from the bank. Canoes, kayaks, car-toppers, pleasure boats, pontoons and fishing boats are all popular ways to explore the 85 miles of shoreline. Boat ramp #2 is ADA accessible. A marina, restaurants, camping, lodging, convenience stores and fishing tackle are all at, or nearby the lake.

Primary fish species residing in Clinton Lake

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Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Blue catfish White crappie Walleye White Bass Hybrid Striped Bass

Clinton Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Clinton State Park Campground - 785 842-8562

Bloomington Campgrounds - 785 843-7665

Hickory Campground - 816 389-2000

Rockhaven Park Equestrian Campground - 785 843-7665

Woodridge Primitive Park Campground - 785 843-7665

Clinton Lake KS Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information
Clinton State Park
798 N 1415 Rd
Lawrence, KS 66049
785 842-8562

 

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