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Hickory Creek

General Information

County: Allamakee
Location: Located 1 mile southwest of Volney off of Hickory Creek Road.
Acres: 1.50
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

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Amenities

Amenities at Hickory Creek include:
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    • summer 2019 - 208 Brook Trout (10.8)
    • annual 2019 - 740 Rainbow Trout (10.8)
    • annual 2018 - 1,040 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2017 - 375 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2017 - 1,315 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2016 - 245 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2016 - 1,255 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2015 - 380 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2015 - 1,142 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2014 - 385 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2014 - 880 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2013 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2013 - 1,225 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2012 - 292 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2012 - 1,565 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2011 - 155 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2011 - 1,514 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2010 - 55 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
    • annual 2010 - 1,071 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

    • Brook Trout
      • Season: Continuous
      • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
      • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
      • Length Limit: none
      • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
    • Brown Trout
      • Season: Continuous
      • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
      • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
      • Length Limit: none
      • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
    • Rainbow Trout
      • Season: Continuous
      • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
      • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
      • Length Limit: none
      • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
    • White Sucker
      • 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.

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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.