Trout and Fishermen in a Stream

Iowa’s fishing opportunities are as diverse as the fish you can catch.

Here are tips and techniques from experts (DNR fisheries biologists!) on how to fish for some of Iowa’s most popular species:

Bluegill
Muskie

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Bullhead
Channel Catfish
Crappie
Trout

Walleye
Yellow Perch

Yellow Bass