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Knoxville Pond

General Information

County: Marion
Location: 1m SW Knoxville
Acres: 7.00
Maximum Depth: 14 ft. (2004 - Information from the Marion County Conservation Board.)
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Elk Rock State Park


Amenities at Knoxville Pond include:
  • Accessible Pier
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Hard Surface Boat Ramp
No recent updates

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

  • 09/04/2019 - 127 Channel Catfish (8.5)
  • 9/13/2017 - 126 Channel Catfish (7.4")
  • 09/29/2015 - 126 Channel Catfish (8")
  • 04/15/2015 - 2,100 Bluegill (2")
  • 04/01/2015 - 14 Largemouth Bass (Adult)
  • 09/08/2011 - 106 Channel Catfish (8.3")
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:
The 2020 fish survey showed most largemouth bass were 9- to 11-inches with larger fish up to 19 inches. The bluegill fishing is good with many 7.5- to 8.5-inch fish. Channel catfish are 16- to 20-inches.(2020)


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.