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Stream Details

East Pine Creek

General Information

County: Winneshiek
Location: Stream located east of Bluffton. T100N, R9W, S21, 22, 23
Stream Segment Length: 5.80

Amenities

Amenities at East Pine Creek include:

    Due to increased number of streams with wild Brown Trout populations and South Pine Brook Trout renovation efforts, Brown Trout are not stocked in this watershed. It is entirely on private property and requires landowner permission to access the fishery. Due to private ownership of this stream, no map is available.(2021)


    Parking Access
    Catchable Trout Waters
    Fingerling Stocked or Natural Reproduction
    Restrictive Regulation Stream

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    • 5/25/2017 - 2,038 Brown Trout (2")
    • 6/6/16 - 2,100 Brown Trout (4")
    • 06/02/2014 - 1,340 Brown Trout (2")
    • 05/21/2013 - 2,000 Brown Trout (4.0")
    • 05/07/2012 - 1,840 Brown Trout (2.1")
    • 05/16/2011 - 1,844 Brown Trout (2.0")
    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

    • Brown 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
    • 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.

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