Little Wall Lake

General Information

County: Hamilton
Location: 1 1/2 miles south of Jewell
Acres: 249.00
Maximum Depth: 13.9 ft. (2006 - Data collected as part of the statewide lake mapping program.)
Motoring Restrictions: none

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Little Wall Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Fishing Jetty
  • Picnic Area
  • Beach
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Camping
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp
  • Fish Cleaning Station
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  • 09/09/2014 - 1,550 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 05/29/2013 - 2,597 Northern Pike (2.7")
  • 09/19/2012 - 1,580 Channel Catfish (8.6")
  • 05/08/2012 - 1,303 Northern Pike (2.8")
  • 04/20/2012 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 05/18/2011 - 1,459 Northern Pike (2.6")
  • 05/11/2011 - 100,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 09/08/2010 - 1,240 Channel Catfish (9.4")
  • 05/18/2010 - 1,305 Northern Pike (2.5")
  • 04/28/2010 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 05/13/2009 - 1,328 Northern Pike (3.0")
  • 05/04/2009 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 10/22/2008 - 2,560 Largemouth Bass (4.2")
  • 09/10/2008 - 1,547 Channel Catfish (7.3")
  • 05/07/2008 - 1,305 Northern Pike (2.4")
  • 10/31/2007 - 2,100 Largemouth Bass (4.2")
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: Except for border lakes
  • Largemouth Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black bass, 3 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined black bass, 6 fish
    • Length Limit: 18-inch minimum
    • Other:
  • Walleye
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined walleye, sauger and saugeye; 5 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined walleye, sauger and saugeye; 10 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • 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
  • Yellow Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Yellow Perch
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: 50 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
Bluegill and crappie are numerous, but small. Anglers can also target decent sized channel catfish and a few largemouth bass. Yellow bass numbers are increasing, but the size is small. A few walleye are also occasionally caught.(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.