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Kettlestone Commons West

General Information

County: Dallas
Location: Located on the East side of Grand Prairie PKWY in Waukee behind the Holmes-Murphy Plant.
Acres: 1.70
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks


Amenities at Kettlestone Commons West include:
  • Trails
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Community Fishing Location
No recent updates

You can zoom in on the map for bathymetric information for some lakes

  • 09/29/2021 - 50 Channel Catfish (9)
  • October 2019 - 500 Rainbow Trout (10.8)
  • 10/09/2018 - 35 Channel Catfish (8.3)
  • 03/20/2018 - 510 Bluegill (1.5)
    No known aquatic invasive species have been found
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Bluegill
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 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:
  • Largemouth Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black bass, 3 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined black bass, 6 fish
    • Length Limit: 15-inch minimum
    • Other:
A fishery survey in 2019 found Largemouth Bass and Bluegills. The bass were mostly 8- to 11.5-inches with fish up to 15.5 inches. The bluegill fishery looked good with a group of 7- to 8.5-inch fish.(2019)
Tip: Click the arrow in the lower right corner to view the Fish Survey Data tool in full-screen mode.


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.