Saganaush Pond

General Information

County: Pottawattamie
Location: On grounds of Western Historic Trails Center in western Council Bluffs, accessed via Richard Downing Ave.
Acres: 12.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Lake Manawa State Park


Amenities at Saganaush Pond include:
  • Community Fishing Location
No recent updates

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  • 04/12/2010 - 1,500 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.

  • 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
The status of the fishery in Saganaush Pond is unknown following the record flooding on the Missouri River in 2011. Control of fish species is lost with flooding.(2017)


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.