Spring Lake

General Information

County: Greene
Location: 4 miles northwest of Grand Junction
Acres: 51.00
Maximum Depth: 8 ft. (2004 - Information from Greene County Conservation Board.)
Motoring Restrictions: Electric Motors Only

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Spring Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Boat Rental
  • Picnic Area
  • Beach
  • Trails
  • Accessible Facilities
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Camping
  • Concessions
  • Gravel Boat Ramp
  • Accessible Shoreline
No recent updates
Download Printable Lake Map

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

  • 05/23/2013 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (5.2")
  • 05/26/2011 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (Cage)
  • 05/20/2009 - 1,988 Channel Catfish (5.0")
  • 06/05/2008 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (5.6")
  • 05/22/2007 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (5.2")
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:
  • 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.
  • 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:
This lake is managed for a high density channel catfish population. Advanced fingerling catfish are stocked on a regular basis at a higher rate than typical lakes.(2017)

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.