Ottumwa Park Pond East (Trout Pond)

General Information

County: Wapello
Location: Inside Ottumwa city limits
Acres: 10.40
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions: Boats not allowed

Nearby Parks


Amenities at Ottumwa Park Pond East (Trout Pond) include:
  • Accessible Pier
  • Camping
  • Accessible Shoreline
No recent updates

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

  • 10/29/2015 - 427 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (8")
  • annual 2014 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • annual 2014 - 3,600 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 09/10/2014 - 360 Channel Catfish (8")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

    Restocking was completed in the fall of 2015. Anglers will find catchable channel catfish and largemouth bass in 2016. In addition, hybrid striped bass (wiper) were stocked to provide additional angling variety. Trout are stocked each spring and fall.(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.