Upper Pine Lake
1/2 mile east of Eldora
16.2 ft. (2007 - Data collected as part of the statewide lake mapping program.)
Electric Motors Only
Amenities at Upper Pine Lake include:
- Boat Access
- Fishing Jetty
- Boat Rental
- Picnic Area
- Accessible Facilities
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|For lake updates and fishing information in the north central area contact the Clear Lake Fish and Wildlife office at 641-357-3517. |
|For Pine Lake: Crappies from Lower Pine Lake with jig & minnow, Blue gills crawlers and Lg. mouth Bass from Upper Pine Lake with a deep diving crank bait.|
Upper Pine Lake contains decent sized bluegills, crappie and largemouth bass. Anglers can usually target these fish from the shoreline, especially in the spring and fall. Channel catfish also are an excellent species to target.(2012)
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