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Brushy Creek Lake

General Information

County: Webster
Location: 5 miles east of Lehigh
Acres: 690.00
Maximum Depth: 75 ft. (1998)
Motoring Restrictions: No Size Limit at No Wake


Amenities at Brushy Creek Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Accessible Pier
  • Picnic Area
  • Beach
  • Trails
  • Accessible Facilities
  • Restrooms
  • Camping
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp

Fishing Report

Crappie - Fair: A few reports of good catches have been made fishing around submerged trees near the creek channel.
Largemouth Bass - Fair: A few fish have been caught along the edges of weed lines and suspended around trees.
Bluegill - Fair: Fish submerged trees located on deep flats
Yellow Perch - Fair: Fish have been caught vertical jigging along weed lines and on deeper flats while fishing for blue gill and crappie
Walleye - Slow: A few fish have been caught around deep submerged trees.
Muskellunge - Fair: A few fish have been caught in the 35"-45" range fishing near the creek channel.

Fishing Forecast

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Fish Surveys

Lake Fish Survey Data Data from the most recent fisheries survey of this lake is provided on this external web site. This data may include information from various netting surveys and/or electroshocking surveys. Data includes numbers of fish sampled, and fish size ranges. Not all lakes are sampled every year.

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Water Quality

Iowa-Caught Fish Are Safe to Eat, In Almost All Cases

The vast majority of Iowa’s streams, rivers and lakes offer safe and high-quality fish that pose little or no threat to human health if consumed. Some limitations may apply for young children and pregnant women. Here’s a Fish Consumption Fact Sheet from the Iowa DNR and the Iowa Dept. of Public Health for more information. Here is a list of current fish consumption advisories for Iowa lakes and rivers.