Monroe County (IA) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Monroe County Area

Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Smallmouth Bass,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Rainbow Trout,  Perch,  Bullhead,  Northern Pike,   and 17 more

Monroe County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 211   Rivers/Streams: 1,210   Reservoirs: 223   Others: 701   All: 2,345

Monroe County (IA) Fishing Spots

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Monroe County (IA) Tackle Shops

Nearest Campgrounds

Prairie Ridge Campground


Buck Creek Campground


Island View Campground


Bridgeview Campground


Monroe County (IA) Fishing Licenses

For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Iowa Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

More About Monroe County (IA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Warmouth, Whitefish or Lake Trout, or one of the other fish found near Monroe County, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So find your new favorite fishing spot near Monroe County, and grab your favorite fishing gear. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and so much more. So what are you waiting for? Pick a nearby city and get started.