Glenwood Lake

General Information

County: Mills
Location: East edge of Glenwood
Acres: 15.00
Maximum Depth: 9 ft. (1974)
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Glenwood Lake include:
  • Picnic Area
  • Trails
  • Playground
  • Camping
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
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You can zoom in on the map for bathymetric information for some lakes

  • 09/14/2015 - 270 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 09/18/2013 - 500 Channel Catfish (8.6")
  • 09/21/2011 - 125 Channel Catfish (9.1")
  • 06/15/2010 - 600 Channel Catfish (2.0")
  • 09/23/2009 - 107 Channel Catfish (7.9")
  • 09/19/2007 - 150 Channel Catfish (8.6")
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:
  • Green Sunfish
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • 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:
  • White 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
Fingerling largemouth bass, bluegill, and channel catfish were stocked into Glenwood Park Pond following the 2010/2011 winterkill. A 2015 fish survey showed largemouth bass up to 16.5 inches, bluegill 7 inches and channel catfish 17 inches. Other species present in the lake include black bullheads and green sunfish.(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.