Lake Poinsett

Hamlin - South Dakota


  • 30 catches

  • 433 followers

  • 56 spots

An 8,000-acre natural lake with a state park facility located on the south end of the lake. Shore fishing is available within the state park and at several other access locations around the lake (Sorenson, Sarranen, Prestrude and North Almos access areas...

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Lake Poinsett Fishing Reports

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  1. It was a beautiful South Dakota day before a cold front moved in. Our group had three boats and eight people fishing. Some of us were jigging, others “like me,” ...more were using a three way swivel keeping a minnow close to the bottom. It was a great day with my sons, brother and dad. Happy fishing!!!!

    40 lb. 250 in. Yellow Perch with a live minnows

    1. Cindy Prosser 0
      So jealous! Wasn't able to go for them this year 😢
  2. 16 in. Black Crappie with a Lindy Tungsten Ice Worm Jig

    1. Tsib Yang 0
      How thick is the ice
    2. Willy Eisley 0
      nice
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  3. Glow pink and minnow

    11 in. Yellow Perch

  4. 23 in 1 of 4 over 18 in

    Walleye with a Lindy Crawler/Leech Rig

  5. Lake poinsett South Dakota. 3 man limit trolling with crawlers. First time in South Dakota. Can’t wait to go back.

    2 lb. 195 in. Walleye with a death rig trolling

  6. 4 lb. Smallmouth Bass with a crank

    1. OJ Tschetter 0
      caught by R Poppinga
  7. I was casting and reeling and noticed that there was some movement under the dock so I jigged under the dock and I got a hit

    6 lb. 5 oz. 17 in. Smallmouth Bass with a husky jerk

    1. Jon Lehman 0
      ^^^
    2. jake kelly 0
      im sorry but no way is that 6.5 lbs at most it's 3. 17 inch smallie would weigh right around 3 a 6.5 smallie would be about 21 inches. good fish but not 6.5 ...more lbs
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  8. Details: Black Bullhead Catfish

  9. Finesse jigging

    1 lb. 1 oz. Black Crappie with a hair jig

    1. Kyle Mehrer 0
      nice look crappie

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