Rader Lodge Field Reports

Jeff Rader's field reports (blog) about Kansas fishing and hunting. Follow us through each season as it happens.

Fishing Update - Conditions Improving

April 12, 2011 by

The walleye's have finished with the spawn and I expect a few catches in the main lake around April 22. Give the drop-off west of Waconda Springs a try. More...

Fishing Update - Walleye's, Crappies, Catfish

March 19, 2011 by

Crappies on the beds!!!! Decent size and some friends were here this week and caught 40 per day. Walleye's are starting to show on the dam. Males mostly. I have heard reports of limits. More...

Sportshow Promotion

February 18, 2011 by

Well the ice is almost gone and we are busy at shows now. You can cash in on our sportshow promotion. $79 per person per day includes lodging and a half day fishing on our big boats for walleye, catfish, crappies, white bass, wipers and catfish. More...

Ice Fishing Update

January 18, 2011 by

Ice fishing has been very good! My buddy Josh Weidel and Jon Striggo set me up good yesterday. I got out there and was greeted with pre-drilled holes and biting fish. What more could you ask for? More...

Good January Fishing

January 03, 2011 by

Ice fishing on the west end!!! I don't have any catch reports but saw guys on the ice west of the causeway. I will update you when i hear or see something good. More...