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Bear Creek

General Information

County: Fayette
Location: Located 6 miles southeast of Fayette off of Kornhill Road or CR C24. Access from 128th Street.
Acres: 1.20
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Bear Creek include:
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
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  • June 2019 - 270 Brook Trout (10.8)
  • annual 2019 - 807 Rainbow Trout (10.8)
  • annual 2018 - 500 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2018 - 540 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2017 - 325 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2017 - 1,450 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2016 - 180 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2016 - 1,660 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2015 - 350 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2015 - 1,615 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2014 - 315 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2014 - 865 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2013 - 75 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2013 - 825 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2012 - 152 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2012 - 2,140 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2010 - 100 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2010 - 1,254 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
  • Green Sunfish
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • 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
  • Rock Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other:
  • Shorthead redhorse
    • 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.
  • Smallmouth Bass
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black bass, 3 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined black bass, 6 fish
    • Length Limit: 12-inch minimum
    • Other:
  • 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.