2024 Opening Day at Wyandotte County Lake

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Opening Day for fishing is fast approaching! Make sure you have your proper permits before March 2nd so you can join in the fun!

Do you need a permit?

  • Persons 15 years old or younger do not need any license or permits.
  • Persons 16-64 years old need both a Kansas state license and a WYCO permit.
  • Persons 65-74 years old ONLY need a Kansas state license.
  • Persons 75+ years old do not need any license or permits.

Wyandotte County fishing permit and Kansas state licenses can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Cabela's
  • Minnesota Bait
  • Wal-Mart (Legends or Bonner Springs locations)

The parks and Recreation main office, 5033 State Avenue, and WYCO Lake Marina will only sell WYCO fishing and boating permits (Marina is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays).

Information applies to Kansas Residents only. For information on non-residential permits call (913) 573-8327.

View 2024 Wyandotte County Lake Opening Day Flyer(JPG, 159KB)


  • Saturday, March 02, 2024 | 06:00 AM


Wyandotte County Lake, 91st & Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, KS, 66109, View Map

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