Fife's Grove Park Pond

General Information

County: Ringgold
Location: 1 mile north of Mount Ayr
Acres: 1.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Fife's Grove Park Pond include:
  • Fishing Jetty
  • Picnic Area
  • Accessible Facilities
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Camping
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
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You can zoom in on the map for bathymetric information for some lakes

  • 09/15/2015 - 36 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 09/07/2011 - 77 Channel Catfish (8.3")
  • 06/29/2010 - 2,760 Largemouth Bass (1.9")
  • 09/09/2009 - 43 Channel Catfish (7.3")
  • 09/05/2007 - 36 Channel Catfish (8.0")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Black Crappie
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black and white crappie, 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • 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:
  • Yellow Perch
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: 50 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
Largemouth bass were sampled in moderate abundance with bass up to 16 inches available to anglers. Bluegill were sampled in moderate abundance and were less than 8 inches in length. Yellow perch were sampled in moderate abundance with most perch ranging 8-10 inches in length.(2016)

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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.