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Little Wall Lake

General Information

County: Hamilton
Location: 1 1/2 miles south of Jewell
Acres: 249.00
Maximum Depth: 13.9 ft. (2006 - Data collected as part of the statewide lake mapping program.)
Motoring Restrictions: none

Amenities

Amenities at Little Wall Lake include:
  • Boat Access
  • Boat Rental
  • Picnic Area
  • Beach
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Camping
  • Concessions
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp

Fishing Report

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Fishing Forecast

Little Wall has a good population of nice sized largemouth bass. There is a 18 inch minimum length limit on largemouth on Little Wall. The bluegill and crappie are numerous, but small. Anglers can also target decent sized channel catfish.(2012)


Lake Maps

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Popular Fish Species at this Lake

Fish Stocking

  • 05/29/2013 - 2,597 Northern Pike (2.7")
  • 09/19/2012 - 1,580 Channel Catfish (8.6")
  • 05/08/2012 - 1,303 Northern Pike (2.8")
  • 04/20/2012 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 05/18/2011 - 1,459 Northern Pike (2.6")
  • 05/11/2011 - 100,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 09/08/2010 - 1,240 Channel Catfish (9.4")
  • 05/18/2010 - 1,305 Northern Pike (2.5")
  • 04/28/2010 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 05/13/2009 - 1,328 Northern Pike (3.0")
  • 05/04/2009 - 50,000 Walleye (Fry)
  • 10/22/2008 - 2,560 Largemouth Bass (4.2")
  • 09/10/2008 - 1,547 Channel Catfish (7.3")
  • 05/07/2008 - 1,305 Northern Pike (2.4")
  • 10/31/2007 - 2,100 Largemouth Bass (4.2")
  • 09/07/2006 - 1,440 Channel Catfish (6.7")
  • 05/11/2006 - 834 Northern Pike (2.5")
  • 09/12/2005 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (6.7")
  • 05/04/2005 - 1,290 Northern Pike (2.1")
  • 05/04/2005 - 1,299 Northern Pike (Fry)
  • 07/12/2004 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (7")
  • 05/13/2004 - 639 Northern Pike (2.1")

Regulations

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
  • 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: Except for border lakes
  • Largemouth Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black bass, 3 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined black bass, 6 fish
    • Length Limit: 18-inch minimum
    • Other:
  • Yellow Perch
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: 50 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.

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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.

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