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Jeffers Pond

Location: Prior Lake, Jeffers Pond Elementary School, 14800 Jeffers Pass NW

Species present: Black Bullhead, Bluegill, Largemouth Bass

Depth: 70 feet

Size: 11 acres

Recent fish stocking

Wheelchair access: Poor

MTC bus: Route 490

Park entrance fee: No

Restrooms: Seasonal/Portable near ballfield

Parking: Good

Picnic: No

Grills: No

Playground: At Jeffers Pond Elementary

Other activities: Ball fields, walking paths

Agency: City of Prior Lake (952) 447-9800

Fishing pier: Yes

Comments: Enjoy nature and wildlife viewing opportunities at Jeffers Pond in the City of Prior Lake. Walking trails weave through wooded landscapes exposing youth to habitat, wildlife, and undeveloped shoreline. Fishing at Jeffers Pond may result in an excited child catching Bluegills or Largemouth Bass.

More information about Jeffers Pond

2016 Lake Survey Results:

Location and Date Species Abundance Average Length (in) Maximum Length (in)
Jeffers Pond Black Bullhead high 4.4 10.9
(Scott) Black Crappie medium 4.5 10.6
07/25/2016 Bluegill low 3.4 5.3
  Common Carp medium 7.8 10.0
  Golden Shiner low 6.1 6.2
  Goldfish low 8.3 9.5
  Pumpkinseed low 3.4 3.8
  White Sucker medium 8.8 9.3
  Yellow Bullhead low 8.1 9.7
  Yellow Perch low 5.3 11.1