• Home
  • /
  • Iowa
  • /
  • Wapsipinicon River Fishing for Rainbow Trout | Iowa
Fingerling Stocked or Natural Reproduction

Wapsipinicon River Fishing for Rainbow Trout | Iowa

Wapsipinicon River fishing in the State of Iowa’s Trout Streams for Rainbow Trout. This location has Catchable Trout Waters. Make sure to bring plenty of bait and tackle.

Fishing area: Wapsipinicon River

Location coordinates: (43.47221712100003, -92.63929424599996)

Trout type: Rainbow


Top Rated Fly Fishing Rod Set by Wild Water

  • Fly Fishing Package perfect for Wapsipinicon River Trout Fishing – 9 ft, 5/6 weight, 4 pc rod, large arbor reel, preinstalled line, backing and leader, a rod sock, a rod case, a fly box, flies, and a detailed instruction book. Includes spare leader, zinger and nipper/knot tying tool.
  • Rod comes with Lifetime Warranty. Slow action, mid flex IM8 graphite design, aluminum reel seat, stainless steel stripper guide with SiC ring, stainless steel single foot snake guides and hook keeper. 7” western-style grip made with hhigh-qualitycork and compressed cork trim rings.
  • Waterproof, Floating Fly Box – 5.25″ x 3.5″ x 1.25″, custom foam design, holds up to 372 flies. Includes 3 each of Black Ants, Parachute Adams, Gold Ribbed Hare’s Ear Nymph flies, all size 14. Best suited for Trout, Panfish, small streams, ponds, and backpacking
  • Diecast Aluminum Fly Fishing Reel – Large arbor design reel, pre-loaded 220-poundblaze orange backing, weight forward 5-weight floating fly line, and 9’ 5X leader. Diecast aluminum spool, frame and reel foot, stainless steel internal components, quick release spool, and disc drag for fine tension adjustments.
  • Wild Water is a UUS-based company started in 2006. US based support. Package includes rod bag, lightweight rod case with a zippered storage pouch, starter booklet, and gift box packaging.
  • See pricing

 

Regulations

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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.

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.

Source: Iowa Department of Natural Resources for Wapsipinicon River 

If you are interested in reading one of my articles, please check out Bass Fishing Tips.


This post has recommended products by Amazon’s Affiliate program.

Featured image is for illustration purposes only. Photo from Iowa, but not from Wapsipinicon River.

Leave a Reply