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Stream Details

Clear Creek

General Information

County: Allamakee
Location: Stream runs along Highway 9 through Lansing. Public angling access is at the County Park located off South Road Drive.
Stream Segment Length: 2.00


Amenities at Clear Creek include:
  • Picnic Area
  • Restrooms

District-Wide Trout Stream Fishing Report

Most streams are presently running clearly in northeast Iowa. Good Blue Wing Olive hatches are occurring daily. Try a #18 pattern for rising trout. A few Dark Hendricksons having been coming off as well later in the afternoons. #14 or #12 large Brown Drake patterns are effective for trout rising to Hendricksons. Good trout have also been taken on Wooly Bugger patterns fished deep.

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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.