Five Island Lake, Iowa Fishing

Location and information: Five Island Lake is located in Palo Alto County, Iowa. This body of water covers approximately 970 acres and has a maximum depth around 26 feet. You will find boat ramps, kayaking, camping, restrooms, fish cleaning station, boating and fishing here.

Species List: According to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. This lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish will you find here? You can find Black Bullhead, Yellow Bullhead, Largemouth Bass, White Crappie, Yellow Perch, Northern Pike, Walleye and Channel Catfish on these waters.

The top species to fish for here are

White Crappie: Combined black and white crappie, 25 fish a day with no size limit

Yellow Perch: Daily limit of 25 with no size limit

Walleye: Daily limit of 3, 17-22 inch fish must be released immediately and only one over 22 inches can be kept per day

Largemouth Bass: Daily limit of 3 which must be at least 15 inches

Northern Pike: Daily limit of 3, no size limit except for bordering lakes

Premier Angler aims to provide general information about some of the top fishing destinations across the country. To ensure up-to-date accuracy, make sure to check with your state’s natural resources department and your local marinas before hitting the water.