Ashton Park Pond

General Information

County: Osceola
Location: Southeast corner of Ashton.
Acres: 8.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions: electric only

Nearby Parks


Amenities at Ashton Park Pond include:
  • Picnic Area
  • Beach
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
No recent updates

You can zoom in on the map for bathymetric information for some lakes

  • 10/15/2015 - 18 Largemouth Bass (Adult)
  • 09/20/2010 - 80 Channel Catfish (9.5")
  • 06/24/2009 - 1,100 Largemouth Bass (1.1")
  • 10/10/2008 - 1,100 Channel Catfish (3.7")
  • 10/09/2008 - 11,000 Bluegill (1.5")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Bluegill
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • Channel Catfish
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined: channel, blue and flathead catfish, 8 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined: channel, blue and flathead catfish, 30 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Largemouth Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black bass, 3 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined black bass, 6 fish
    • Length Limit: 15-inch minimum
    • Other:
Ashton Park Pond was renovated during the Fall, 2015. Largemouth bass were stocked after detoxification, bluegill will be stocked during the spring 2016.(2016)


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.