Located 0.5 miles northeast of Riceville.
electric motors only
Amenities at Lake Hendricks include:
- Boat Access
- Fishing Jetty
- Accessible Pier
- Picnic Area
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|Weekend weather forecast is calling for sunny with very cold temperatures. Ice conditions on area lakes and backwaters should improve by weekend. Please be careful when walking on ice. Fluctuating temperatures, flow, wind and rain can change conditions quickly. Urban ponds are now being stocked with trout. Please go to http://www.iowadnr.gov/Fishing/TroutFishing.aspx to find out when and where. For more information, please call the Decorah Fish Hatchery at 563-382-8324.|
|Crappie - Slow: |
|Ice is about 4 inches thick but spotty especially with recent measurable rainfall on top. Use caution when going out on ice especially around the aerator. No motorized vehicles including ATV's are allowed on the ice.|
|Bluegill - No Report: |
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