Located 3 miles north of Fayette.
No Size Limit at No Wake
Amenities at Volga Lake include:
- Boat Access
- Fishing Jetty
- Accessible Pier
- Picnic Area
- Accessible Facilities
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|Fish activity has slowed over the past week as water temperatures have declined. Trout hatchery folks are stocking streams where they can. Call 563-927-5736 for daily stocking information. For more information, please call the Decorah Fish Hatchery at 563-382-8324.|
|Bluegill - Slow: Fish the shallow areas with a small jig tipped with a waxworm.|
|Crappie - Slow: Fish will be found in the shallow areas along the rocks and brushpiles. A small jig tipped with waxworm is your best bet.|
|Anglers be aware that the universally accessible dock sustained major ice damage and is unusable at this time.|
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