Middle Sabula Lake

General Information

County: Jackson
Location: W edge Sabula
Acres: 260.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions: none

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Middle Sabula Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Accessible Pier
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Gravel Boat Ramp
No recent updates

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

  • 06/12/2014 - 34,000 Largemouth Bass (1")
  • 05/16/2013 - 10,925 Northern Pike (6.8")
  • 06/19/2012 - 17,979 Yellow Perch ()
  • 04/27/2012 - 10,050 Northern Pike (2.7")
  • 03/26/2012 - 50,000 Northern Pike (Fry)
  • 10/24/2011 - 1,700 Channel Catfish (3.0")
  • 10/19/2011 - 4,128 Bluegill (1.3")
  • 10/18/2011 - 13,000 Black Crappie (2.5")
  • 07/18/2011 - 43,340 Yellow Perch (1.5")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Black Bullhead
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: unlimited
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Black Crappie
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black and white crappie, 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited; Mississippi River backwaters, combined black and white crappie - 50 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • Bluegill
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish; Mississippi River backwaters, combined bluegill and pumpkinseed - 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited; Mississippi River backwaters, combined bluegill and pumpkinseed - 50 fish
    • 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: Associated chutes and backwaters of border rivers are included where intermittent or constant flow occur. A 14-inch length limit applies to Mississippi River backwaters, and a 12-inch length limit applies to Missouri River backwaters.

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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.