Little River Watershed Lake
1 mile west of Leon
36.9 ft. (2009 - Data collected as part of the statewide lake mapping program.)
No Size Limit at No Wake
Amenities at Little River Watershed Lake include:
- Boat Access
- Fishing Jetty
- Accessible Pier
- Picnic Area
- Accessible Facilities
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|Water temperatures in the Mount Ayr District lakes are in the upper 70's or lower 80's. Also, rivers have returned to base flow. The district includes Page, Taylor, Adams, Union, Ringgold, Decatur, Clarke, and Madison counties. For more information call: 641-464-3108.|
|Little River lake access is good.|
|Largemouth Bass - Excellent: Largemouth bass up to 17 inches have been caught on crankbaits, spinners, and top water along the weed lines.|
Largemouth bass were sampled in high abundance. Most bass ranged from 5 to 12 inches with several exceeding 15 inches. Walleyes were sampled in high abundance with most between 11 to 13 inches in length. Bluegills were sampled in moderate abundance with some reaching 8 inches. Crappies were sampled in low abundance with most ranging between 4 to 5 inches in length. Channel catfish were sampled in moderate abundance with most ranging between 17 to 23 inches in length.(2013)
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