Stream Details

Little Turkey River (put and grow)

General Information

County: Delaware
Location: 4 miles east of Colesburg off Hubbard Road
Stream Segment Length: 3.20


Amenities at Little Turkey River (put and grow) include:

    District-Wide Trout Stream Fishing Report

    Anglers are doing well in catching trout on imitation hoppers on Spring Branch Creek and other area streams as there is a banner crop of grasshopper this summer.
    Brown Trout - Good: Try using imitation hoppers on the surface for some great trout action.

    Fishing Summary

    Primarily on private land - landowner permission required before entry. This fishery contains a low-moderate density of brown trout sustained through annual fingerling stocking and wild production. Due to private ownership of this stream, no map is available.(2012)

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    Popular Fish Species in this Stream

    Fish Stocking

    • 05/23/2013 - 3,500 Brown Trout (2.0")
    • 05/16/2012 - 3,500 Brown Trout (2.1")


    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

    • Brown 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

    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.