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Game Key:
D=deer, T=turkey, S=squirrel, P=pheasant, G=grouse, W=waterfowl, R=rabbit, Q=quail, Dv=dove
 

Area
Game
Acreage/Description
Location/Directions
 
Keokuk
Hayesville Bend D,T,P,W,Dv 537 acres;
1/5 Marsh, 1/5 Upland, 3/5 Skunk River bottom
2 miles N of Hayesville on Hwy G48
Pool D,T,P 58 acres;
1/2 Upland, 1/2 Timber
2 miles W of Richland on Hwy 78
Rubio Access D,T,S 586 acres;
Timber, borders Skunk River
2 miles N of Richland on W15, 2 miles E on G67, 1 mile N on gravel road
Skunk River D,T,S 414 acres;
Timber, borders Skunk River
4 miles N of Richland on W15
South Skunk River Access D,T,P 482 acres;
1/4 Upland, 3/4 Timber
2 miles E and 3 miles N of Martinsburg on Hwy 149, 2 miles E and 2 miles N on gravel road
 
Kossuth
Burt Lake D,P,W,R,Dv 106 acres;
Lake
7 miles n of Armstrong on Hwy 15, 2 miles E on A16
East Fork Des Moines River D,T,S,P,W,R 116 acres;
Upland & Timber
6 miles S of Algona on Hwy 169
Goose Lake D,S,P,W,R,Dv 449 acres;
1/2 Shallow lake/Marsh, 1/2 Timber/Upland
7 miles N of Armstrong on Hwy 15, 2 miles E on A16
Iowa Lake Marsh D,P,W,Dv 319 acres;
1/2 Marsh, 1/2 Upland
7 miles N of Armstrong on Hwy 15, 0.75 mile E on A16
Seneca Access D,P,S,R,Dv 320 acres;
Timber, River access
4 miles E of Armstrong on Hwy 9, 4 miles S on P20, 1 mile W on 390th St, 0.75 mile S on 30th Ave
Stateline Marsh D,P,W,Dv 219 acres;
1/2 Marsh, 1/2 Upland
7 miles N of Armstrong on Hwy 15, 4 miles E on A16
 
Linn
Bertram D,T,S,W 139 acres;
Timber

2 miles S of Bertram on Hwy 13 at Hwy 30.  No Parking Facilities

Chain-O-Lakes D,P,W,R,Dv 1,146 acres;
1/4 Upland, 1/4 Marsh, 1/2 Timber
1 mile E of Palo on Blairs Ferry Rd
Pleasant Creek D,T,P,Q,S,R,W 1,968 acres;
1/4 Timber, 1/4 Lake, 1/2 Upland
Exit 35 off I-380, W 5 miles, W on McClintock to entrance
Wood Duck Bottoms D,T,S,P,W 428 acres;
Timber
Center Point exit off I-380, 5 miles W on Lewis Access Rd
 
Louisa
Cone Marsh D,P,W,R,Dv 728 acres;
1/2 Marsh, 1/4 Upland, 1/4 Timber
3 miles W of Conesville on 220th St, 1 mile N on X61
Klum Lake D,T,S,W 689 acres;
2/3 Timber, 1/3 Marsh
3 miles N of Wapello on Hwy 61, 3 miles E on G56, 1 mile N on X61
Millrace Flats D,T,P,W,Dv 1,200 acres;
3/5 Grassland, 1/5 Timber, 1/5 Marsh
1 mile N of Wapello on Hwy 61 - both sides of road
Odessa D,T,S,W 4,139 acres;
1/2 Timber, 1/4 Lake, 1/4 Marsh
0.5 mile E of Wapello on Hwy 99, 3.5 miles NE on G62, 0.25 mile N on X61
Wapello Bottoms D,T,P,W,Dv 2,292 acres;
2/5 Grass, 2/5 Marsh, 1/5 Timber
1 mile N of Wapello on Hwy 61 or 1.5 miles SE of Wapello on Hwy 99
 
Lucas
Browns Slough D,T,S,Q,Dv 194 acres;
2/3 Timber, 1/3 Upland
4.5 miles S of Russell on S56, 1 mile E and 1 mile S on gravel road
Colyn D,T,P,W,Dv 853 acres;
1/3 Marsh, 1/3 Timber, 1/3 Upland
4.5 miles S of Russell on S56, 0.75 mile W and 0.5 mile S on gravel road
Goshen D,W,P,Q 412 acres; Chariton River bottom  4.5 miles S of Lucas on Hwy 65 
Rathbun D,P,W,Q,Dv 15,888 acres;
1/4 Lake, 1/4 Timber, 1/2 Upland
6 miles S of Russell on S56
Red Haw D,P,R,Q,Dv 233 acres;
Upland
2 miles SE of Chariton on H40 gravel road
 
Lyon
Big Sioux River (Horn) D,T,P 75 acres;
Timber, Upland, River
4 miles S of Larchwood on Hwy 182, 4.5 miles W on A26
Big Sioux River (Kroger) D,T 429 acres;
Timber, Upland, River
4 miles W of Inwood on Hwy 18
Big Sioux River (Nelson) D,T 383 acres;
Timber, Upland
2 miles N of Inwood on Hwy 182, 4 miles W on 220th St
Big Sioux River (Olson) D,T 80 acres;
Timber, Upland
4 miles N of Inwood on Hwy 182, 4.5 miles W on 200th St
Gitchie Manitou D,P 146 acres;
Timber, Upland, River
5 miles NW of Larchwood on Hwy 9, 4.5 miles W on 100th St
 
Madison
Badger Creek D,P,W,R,Q,Dv 975 acres;
1/4 Lake, 3/4 Upland
1 mile W of Booneville on F90, 3 miles S on Tabor/Badger Creek Rd
 
Mahaska
Hawthorn D,S,P,R,Dv 1,734 acres;
1/2 Upland, 1/2 Timber
1 mile S of Barnes City on V13
Hull P,R,Q,Dv 568 acres;
Upland
4 miles W of Oskaloosa on Hwy 92
Winford D,P,W 355 acres;
Skunk River bottomland
5 miles N of Oskaloosa on Hwy 63, 1.75 miles W on 185th St, S on Jena Ln
 
Marion
Pella D,S,R 277 acres;
Timber
Exit 42 off Hwy 163 bypass, 0.5 mile S, 0.75 mile E on G39 to first right
Red Rock D,S,P,W,Dv 31,123 acres; North: 3.5 miles S of Monroe on Hwy 14, 7 miles W on Carpenter St
South: 4 miles N of Pleasantville on 40th Ave
 
Marshall
Hendrickson Marsh D,P,W,R 775 acres;
2/3 Upland, 1/3 Marsh, Lake
2.5 miles W of Rhodes on E63
 
Mills
Folsom Lake W 97 acres;
1/2 Lake, 1/2 Marsh
3 miles W of Glenwood on Hwy 34, 2 miles N on L31, 0.5 mile W on Gaston
Haynie Slough P,W,Dv 798 acres;
Grassland & Wetland
2 miles S of Pacific Junction
Keg Creek I-29 P,W 107 acres;
1/2 Marsh, 1/2 Upland
3 miles SW of Glenwood on Hwy 385, 1 mile S on L31, 0.25 mile E
Nottleman Island D,W 1,264 acres;
1/5 Timber, 4/5 Upland
2.5 miles N of Bartlett on L31
P.J. I-29   44 acres;
1/2 Lake, 1/2 Upland
0.5 mile W of Pacific Junction
St. Mary's Island D,P,R 2,545 acres;
Upland Cover
3 miles W of Glenwood on Hwy 34, 2 miles N on L31, 1.5 miles W on Gaston Ave
Willow_Slough D,P,W,Dv 601 acres;
2/3 Marsh, 1/3 Timber
1 mile E of Hastings on Hwy 34, 4 miles N on M16, 0.25 mile E, 0.6 mile N
 
Mitchell
Wapsi River D,T,P 114 acres;
3/4 Timber, 1/4 Grassland
2 miles N of McIntyre on T62, 2 miles W on A19
 
Monona
Badger Lake D,P,W,R,Dv 1,109 acres;
1/3 Marsh, 2/3 Upland
2 miles W of I-29 Whiting exit on K42
Blackbird Bend D,T,P,W 692 acres;
2/3 Bottomland timber, 1/3 Marsh
Public access by river or through Tieville Bend & Ivy Island
Blue Lake D,T,P,W,Dv 1,227 acres;
3/4 Marsh, 1/4 Upland
2 miles W of I-29 Onawa exit, 0.5 mile N on Hwy 3324, 1 mile W on 225th St
I-29 D,P,W,R 25 acres;
Marshland
1/2 mile W of Blencoe on Hancock Ave
Ivy Island D,T,S,P,R,W,Dv 313 acres;
1/4 Marsh, 3/4 Bottomland Timber
5 miles W of Onawa on 230th St, through Tieville Bend WMA
Loess Hills D,T,S,R,Q 2,665 acres;
Upland Timber & Prairie
1 mile W of Castana on L20, 3 miles N on Oak Rd
Louisville Bend D,T,S,P,R,W,Dv 995 acres;
1/2 Marsh, 1/4 Timber, 1/4 Upland
W of I-29 Blencoe exit, 1 mile N on Hazel Ave, 1.5 miles W on 284th St
Lower Blencoe Bend D,P,R,W 63 acres;
Bottomland Timber/Marsh
Access by Missouri River only; 4 miles downstream from Huff River access boat ramp
Middle Decatur Bend   349 acres; 2 miles W of I-29 Onawa exit, 1.25 miles S on Cherry Ave, W on 243rd St
Monona Bend D,T,W,R,Q 390 acres;
2/3 Bottomland Timber, 1/3 Marsh
Access by Missouri River only; 9 miles downstream from Winnebago Bend boat ramp
Omaha Mission Bend D,T 138 acres;
1/3 Bottomland Timber, 2/3 Marshland
Access by Missouri River only
Tieville Bend D,T,P,W,R,Dv 1,668 acres;
1/4 Bottomland timber, 3/4 Upland
3.5 miles W of Onawa on Hwy 175, 1.5 miles W on 230th
Turin Preserve D,T,S,P,R,Q 641 acres;
Upland Timber & Prairie
1.5 miles N of Turin on Larpenteur Memorial Rd
Upper Blencoe Bend D,T,P,W 85 acres;
Bottomland Timber
1 mile W of Blencoe on E60, 1 mile S on Hazel St, 2 miles W on 305th St
Upper Decatur Bend D,T,W,R,Q 646 acres;
2/3 Timber, 2/3 Marsh
6 miles W of Onawa I-29 exit on Hwy 175
Upper Monona Bend D,P,W,R 123 acres;
Bottomland Timber
Access by Missouri River only; 7 miles downstream from Winnebago Bend boat ramp
Winnebago Bend D,T,S,P,W,R 1,252 acres;
1/3 Timber, 1/3 Upland, 1/3 Marsh
0.25 mile W of I-29 Sloan exit, 1 mile S on K42, 5 miles W on 340th St
 
Monroe
Cottonwood Pits P,R 55 acres;
1/3 Lake, 2/3 Upland
0.5 mile S of Albia on Hwy 5, 0.5 mile S on T35, 1 mile E and 0.5 mile S on gravel road
Hardfish Access W 12 acres;
River access
1 mile SW of Eddyville
LaHart D,T,R,Q 556 acres;
1/2 Timber, 1/2 Upland
1 mile S of Lovilla on Hwy 5, 3 miles SW on T19
Miami Lake D,T,R,Q,Dv 833 acres;
1/4 Lake, 1/4 Upland, 1/2 Timber
2 miles N of Albia on Hwy 137, 1.5 miles W on H33, 2 miles N on T31, 0.5 mile W and 1.5 miles N on gravel
Tyrone D,T,S 1,080 acres;
1/4 Upland, 3/4 Timber
7 miles S of Albia on Hwy 34, 2 miles S on T19, 1 mile E on gravel road
 
Muscatine
Cedar Bottoms D,T,P,W,Dv 1,643 acres;
1/4 Timber, 3/4 Grassland, Scattered wetlands
6 miles W of Muscatine on Hwy 22
Red Cedar D,T,P,W,Dv 786 acres;
4/5 Timber, 1/5 Upland and Marsh
1.25 miles E of Nichols on Hwy 22, 1.25 miles S on Elder Ave, 0.5 mile E on 195th St
Wiese Slough D,S,T,W,Dv 1,871 acres;
4/5 Timber, 1/5 Marsh
2.5 miles E of Atalissa on Hwy 6


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