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Turkey Ridge

General Information

County: Black Hawk
Acres: 7.80
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

George Wyth State Park


Amenities at Turkey Ridge include:
    No recent updates

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

    • 09/19/2019 - 140 Channel Catfish (8.8)
    • 9/6/2017 - 141 Channel Catfish (8.3")
    • 09/30/2015 - 140 Channel Catfish (8")
    • 10/04/2013 - 226 Channel Catfish (8.7")
    • 09/15/2011 - 144 Channel Catfish (8.7")
    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

      This fishery is an old gravel quarry lake with walk-in access. Largemouth bass, bluegill, and channel catfish are found in low to moderate density.(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.