Terry Trueblood Lake

General Information

County: Johnson
Location: 1.5 miles south of Hwy 6 on Gilbert Street in Iowa City.
Acres: 90.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Terry Trueblood Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Fishing Jetty
  • Boat Rental
  • Trails
  • Accessible Facilities
  • Restrooms
  • Concessions
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp
  • Accessible Shoreline
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  • May 12 2015 12:00AM - 100,000 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (Fry)
  • annual 2015 - 201 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • annual 2015 - 3,797 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • Oct 23 2014 12:00AM - 1,078 Largemouth Bass (5")
  • Oct 1 2014 12:00AM - 2,523 Channel Catfish (8")
  • Jun 13 2014 12:00AM - 10,136 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (2")
  • annual 2014 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • annual 2014 - 3,350 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • Winter 2013 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • Winter 2013 - 5,700 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 09/24/2013 - 3,201 Channel Catfish (8.1")
  • 07/11/2013 - 9,000 Largemouth Bass (1.4")
  • winter 2012 - 3,800 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 11/09/2012 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
  • 04/11/2012 - 50,000 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (Fry)
  • 11/18/2011 - 1,800 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
  • 06/25/2010 - 820 Channel Catfish (5.0")
  • 06/25/2010 - 1,250 Channel Catfish (5.0")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Bigmouth Buffalo
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • 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
  • Brook 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
  • 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:
  • Common Carp
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: May be taken by hand fishing, by snagging, by spear or by bow and arrow, day or night.
  • 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:
  • 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
  • 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

Contacts

Fish Surveys

Lake Fish Survey Data Data from the most recent fisheries survey of this lake is provided on this external web site. This data may include information from various netting surveys and/or electroshocking surveys. Data includes numbers of fish sampled, and fish size ranges. Not all lakes are sampled every year.

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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.