Twelve Mile Creek Lake
4 miles east of Creston
No Size Limit at No Wake
Amenities at Twelve Mile Creek Lake include:
- Boat Access
- Fishing Jetty
- Accessible Facilities
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|Water temperatures have risen and melted any ice. All ponds and lakes are completely open. The larger lakes are completely open. None of the ice is thick enough to support people. |
|The water level is down about 2 feet. the water clarity is very good.|
|Bluegill - Fair: A few anglers are picking up a bluegills from near the bottom 20 to 25 feet deep.|
|Crappie - No Report: |
|Walleye - No Report: |
Largemouth bass were sampled in high abundance with most fish below 15 inches. Walleye were sampled in low abundance. Bluegills and crappies were sampled in moderate abundance. A few bluegills pushed 8 inches, and many crappies topped 9 inches. Bullheads were sampled in good numbers with many exceeding 14 inches.(2012)
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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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.