North Raccoon River (above Auburn)

General Information

County: Sac
Acres: 9.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Black Hawk State Park


Amenities at North Raccoon River (above Auburn) include:
    Most of the lakes in West Central Iowa have frozen over this past week. Ice is not safe for fishing.
    Anglers have had success fishing the rivers with colder temperatures. Target pools and deeper areas below riffles - most of these areas in the rivers are still ice free as of this week.
    Channel Catfish - Fair: use cut bait and crawlers fished in pools.
    Walleye - Fair: Use live bait or twisters in deeper areas below riffles.
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    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.


      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.