Anderson Area Pond 1

General Information

County: Montgomery
Location: East of Red Oak 2 miles.
Acres: 16.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Viking Lake State Park

Amenities

Amenities at Anderson Area Pond 1 include:
  • Trails
No recent updates

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

  • 09/08/2015 - 277 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 09/17/2013 - 290 Channel Catfish (8.4")
  • 09/15/2011 - 202 Channel Catfish (8.7")
  • 06/15/2010 - 2,290 Channel Catfish (2.0")
  • 06/15/2010 - 1,600 Largemouth Bass (1.2")
  • 09/17/2009 - 170 Channel Catfish (7.7")
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:
  • 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:
A fishery survey conducted in 2017 sampled good numbers of 10-inch black crappie, bluegill up to 8-inches, and 9-inch white crappie. The white crappies are new to the population at Anderson. A few trophy size largemouth bass and channel catfish round out the fishery. (2018)

Contacts

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.