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Smithville Lake Fishing



Smithville Lake Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Smithville Lake, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Green Sunfish

  2. Green Sunfish

    There is a 47.17% catch rate for Green Sunfish, based on 25 Green Sunfish counted.

    Smithville Lake Green Sunfish Counts Chart
    Green

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE GREEN SUNFISH COUNTS CHART


  3. White Crappie

  4. White Crappie

    There is a 13.21% catch rate for White Crappie, based on 7 White Crappie counted.

    Smithville Lake White Crappie Counts Chart
    White

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE WHITE CRAPPIE COUNTS CHART


  5. Black Crappie

  6. Black Crappie

    There is a 7.55% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 4 Black Crappie counted.

    Smithville Lake Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE BLACK CRAPPIE COUNTS CHART


  7. Flathead Catfish

  8. Flathead Catfish

    There is a 7.55% catch rate for Flathead Catfish, based on 4 Flathead Catfish counted.

    Smithville Lake Flathead Catfish Counts Chart
    Flathead

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE FLATHEAD CATFISH COUNTS CHART


  9. Longear Sunfish

  10. Longear Sunfish

    There is a 5.66% catch rate for Longear Sunfish, based on 3 Longear Sunfish counted.

    Smithville Lake Longear Sunfish Counts Chart
    Longear

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE LONGEAR SUNFISH COUNTS CHART


  11. Shortnose Gar

  12. Shortnose Gar

    There is a 5.66% catch rate for Shortnose Gar, based on 3 Shortnose Gar counted.

    Smithville Lake Shortnose Gar Counts Chart
    Shortnose

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE SHORTNOSE GAR COUNTS CHART


  13. Common Carp

  14. Common Carp

    There is a 3.77% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 2 Common Carp counted.

    Smithville Lake Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE COMMON CARP COUNTS CHART


  15. Bluegill

  16. Bluegill

    There is a 1.89% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 1 Bluegill counted.

    Smithville Lake Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE BLUEGILL COUNTS CHART


  17. Burbot

  18. Burbot

    There is a 1.89% catch rate for Burbot, based on 1 Burbot counted.

    Smithville Lake Burbot Counts Chart
    Burbot

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE BURBOT COUNTS CHART


  19. Channel Catfish

  20. Channel Catfish

    There is a 1.89% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 1 Channel Catfish counted.

    Smithville Lake Channel Catfish Counts Chart
    Channel

    ENLARGE SMITHVILLE LAKE CHANNEL CATFISH COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 12 species of fish and 53 fish counted for May around Smithville Lake.

To date, there are 24 species of fish and a total of 204 fish counted for Smithville Lake and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 5/9/1871 (153 years).

Last Update: 5/23/2024 8:37:54 PM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Smithville Lake are the following:

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  3. 14.0


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  5. 5.00


  6. 7.00


  7. 4.00


  8. 11.0


  9. 6.00


  10. Walleye


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