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East Hottes

General Information

County: Dickinson
Acres: 378.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:


Amenities at East Hottes include:

    Fishing Report

    No recent updates

    Fishing Forecast

    Lake Maps

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    Popular Fish Species at this Lake

    Fish Stocking


      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
      • 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:
      • Northern Pike
        • Season: Continuous
        • Daily Bag Limit: 3 fish
        • Possession Limit: 6 fish
        • Length Limit: none
        • Other:

      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.

      Lake Mini-report

      Lake Reports Summary report information about selected (~130) lakes regarding water quality, upstream land use, usage, economic value and more. Reports are customizable by the user to include only that information which the user desires to include.

      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.