Heritage Pond

General Information

County: Dubuque
Location: N edge of Dubuque
Acres: 10.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions: Electric Motors Only

Nearby Parks

Mines of Spain State Recreation Area and E. B. Lyons Interpretive Center

Amenities

Amenities at Heritage Pond include:
  • Boat Access
  • Accessible Pier
  • Restrooms
  • Carry Down Boat Launch
No recent updates
Download Printable Lake Map

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

  • annual 2015 - 600 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • annual 2015 - 2,700 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 09/22/2015 - 176 Channel Catfish (8")
  • annual 2014 - 800 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • annual 2014 - 2,620 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • Winter 2013 - 3,600 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 09/30/2013 - 285 Channel Catfish (8.9")
  • winter 2012 - 5,000 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2011 - 45 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2011 - 3,372 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2010 - 3,350 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2009 - 4,667 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2008 - 6,210 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • winter 2007 - 5,220 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
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
  • 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:
  • Rainbow Trout
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout

Contacts

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.