Lake Francis Case

Details

Location:
Pickstown, SD
United States United States
Coordinates:
43.12854, -98.59989
Distance:
100,000 Acres
Description:

Lake Francis Case is a reservoir 185 sq miles in size, located in S. central South Dakota, on the Missouri river. The reservoir was formed by the construction of the Fort Randall Dam in 1957. The Army Corps of Engineers built the dam for flood control, power generation, irrigation, navigation, and recreation.

Spot Access:
Parking (car/truck), Parking (boat/trailer), Power Boats Allowed, Swimming Area, Shore fishing access, Restrooms, Beach, Fly Fishing, Floating, Bait shop on site, Marina
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Map for 43.12854, -98.59989
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Fishing Reports

Lake Francis Case Fishing Report 05.16.12

Well I survived New Orleans and am back to fishing again. Fishing has been very good and has not let up. Limits are being brought in from the Big Bend Dam area and from Carpenter Bluffs to south of boyers on Lake Francis Case. the whole southern 3rd (Iron Nation to the Dam) has been good. Been a very good white bass bite also on Francis Case and a very good smallmouth bite on Sharpe. The walleyes are starting to go through transition. We are using both minnows and crawlers. If the weather h...

Lake Francis Case Fishing Report 04.23.12

Well hopefully we get some good weather this weekend.  With some additions and subtractions we have 75 entries so far in our annual walleye tournament this Sat and Sunday.  Give us a call at 1-800-435-5591 to get your entries in. The bite, like it has been all spring, is still fantastic.  I do not believe I can remember the bite going this good this time of year with no let downs.  On Francis Case the bite is excellent from Boyers to the dam.  Some spots you hav...

Fish

Walleye-240-fw

Walleye (Stizostedion vitreum)

Freshwater

Guides

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Allen's Missouri River Guide Service and Hillside Motel

Welcome to Allens Hillside Guide Service South Dakota Missouri River Fishing and Hunting Guide Service Missouri River, Lake Francis Case, and Lake Sharpe Guiding near Chamberlain, SD South Dako...
Chamberlain, SD, United States United States
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The Walleye Wrangler Guide Service

The Walleye Wrangler Guide Service offers turnkey guided fishing trips to three South Dakota bodies of water; Lake Francis Case, Lake Thompson, and Lake Madison. We believe South Dakota off...
Canistota, SD, United States United States

Lodges

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Allen's Missouri River Guide Service and Hillside Motel

Welcome to Allens Hillside Guide Service South Dakota Missouri River Fishing and Hunting Guide Service Missouri River, Lake Francis Case, and Lake Sharpe Guiding near Chamberlain, SD South Dako...
Chamberlain, SD, United States United States

Tournaments

There are no tournaments associated with this fishing spot.