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Vintage

General Information

County: Polk
Location: Located at the intersection of SW State St. and SW Vintage Pkwy., Ankeny
Acres: 5.60
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Amenities

Amenities at Vintage include:
  • Accessible Pier
  • Trails
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
  • Community Fishing Location
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  • 10/17/2018 - 181 Channel Catfish (8.5)
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Black Crappie
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined black and white crappie, 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • Bluegill
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: 25 fish
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: No daily limit on private waters
  • Green Sunfish
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • 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:
A fishery survey in 2019 found good numbers of Largemouth Bass with sizes ranging from 7- to 19.5-inches. Bluegills were 5- to 7-inches with most around 6.5-inches. Black Crappies are present, but size is small with all fish seen being between 7- and 8-inches. (2019)

Contacts

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.