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
|Weekend temperatures are predicted to be in the mid 20's to upper 30's. Much of our area received 5 to 8 inches of snow earlier in the week. Fish activity continues to be slow on area lakes. Few people have been on the ice. 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.|
|The lake has 24 inches of ice. Fish are suspended so fish 6 to 8 feet off the bottom.|
|Crappie - Slow: Anglers are using small brightly colored jigs tipped with multiple waxworms to entice those hungry crappies.|
|Bluegill - Slow: A few bluegills are being caught while fishing for crappies.|
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