RAPP Park Lakes

General Information

County: Page
Location: north edge of Shenandoah
Acres: 95.00
Maximum Depth: 24.9 ft. (2007)
Motoring Restrictions: Electric Motors Only

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at RAPP Park Lakes include:
  • Picnic Area
  • Trails
  • Camping
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp
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  • 07/03/2018 - 10,469 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (1.81)
  • 9/6/2017 - 1,341 Channel Catfish (8.3")
  • 9/11/2017 - 370 Channel Catfish (7.7")
  • 6/29/2017 - 4,628 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (2")
  • 6/22/2016 - 3,890 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (1.5")
  • 09/24/2015 - 1,710 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 06/19/2015 - 4,633 Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass) (1.6")
  • 09/16/2013 - 960 Channel Catfish (8.4")
  • 09/21/2011 - 1,800 Channel Catfish (9.1")
  • 09/15/2009 - 1,530 Channel Catfish (7.8")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Bigmouth Buffalo
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Black Bullhead
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: unlimited
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Black Crappie
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black and white crappie, 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • 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:
  • Common Carp
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: May be taken by hand fishing, by snagging, by spear or by bow and arrow, day or night.
  • Flathead 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:
  • Freshwater Drum
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: May be taken by hand fishing, by snagging, by spear or by bow and arrow, day or night.
  • Green Sunfish
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • 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:
  • Smallmouth Buffalo
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • White Crappie
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black and white crappie, 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
Spring electrofishing show low numbers of largemouth bass up to 18 inches long. Moderate numbers of bluegills were sampled. Most bluegills sampled were less than 7 inches long. Low numbers of channel catfish were sampled. Most channel catfish sampled were 20- to 25-inches long. Good numbers of wipers were sampled in 2018. The biggest wiper sampled was 18.9 inches long and weighed 3.38 pounds.(2018)

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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.