Cheney Reservoir
Current Temperature:
No data Available KP28°
Est Water Temperature:
43° (What's This)
Barometric Pressure:
No data Available
Wind Speed:
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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Cheney Reservoir fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Cheney Reservoir water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Kansas
Latitude:
37.769066
Maximum Depth (ft):
42
County:
Reno
Longitude:
-97.837028
Normal Elevation (ft):
1452
Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir
Water Clarity:
3-6 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
0
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
State Park
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Register

Guest
2014-03-30
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Yesterday, 3/29/2014. I spent 8 hrs running slow all over the lake. Marked very few balls of baitfish and no more than 100 fish throughout the day. Other lakes I\'ve been to are brimming with fish. What happened to Cheney reservoir?
Guest
2012-05-08
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature:
Fished in a secret hole and caught tons its in one of the most obvious places with a jig or minnow bout 3 or 4 feet of the rocks
Guest
2012-05-08
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature:
Fished in a secret hole and caught tons its in one of the most obvious places with a jig or minnow bout 3 or 4 feet of the rocks
Guest
2012-05-08
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Fished in a secret hole and caught tons its in one of the most obvious places with a jig or minnow bout 3 or 4 feet of the rocks
Guest
2012-04-10
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
I fished western side of the damn with a glass minow husky maybe a bite but nothing real intense. Never really fished walleye but i know when a fish hits.
Guest
2012-03-04
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 46
2/29/12, Fished west end of Dam for1&1/2 HRS.6:30PM-8:00PM caught zero fish with no bites. D.C.
Cheney Reservoir Largemouth Bass Rating:
3
Cheney Reservoir Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Cheney Reservoir at 43 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Largemouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Largemouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Cheney Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2.5
Cheney Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 43 degrees. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a smallmouth.
Cheney Reservoir Crappie Rating:
4
Cheney Reservoir Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- 5/3/2014. I fished all around the lake today, and didn\'t catch anything. Not even
a perch! I would say Crappie fishing is definitely at it\'s low this year.
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cheney Reservoir Walleye Rating:
3
Cheney Reservoir Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cheney Reservoir Catfish Rating:
4.5
Cheney Reservoir Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arent going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Cheney Reservoir Spotted Bass Rating:
4.5
Cheney Reservoir Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature down this low. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a Spotted.
Cheney Reservoir White Bass Rating:
4.5
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White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cheney Reservoir Trout Rating:
0
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Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be another full moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.

Sunrise:

08:37 CST

Sunset:

18:09 CST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
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