Saylorville Lake Fishing near Johnston, Iowa

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Details for Saylorville Lake

Species Caught Here:
Northern Pike

Public Property
41.704433 -93.681885

Bodies of Water near Saylorville Lake

Saylorville Dam

Johnston, IA

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Big Creek

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Little Beaver Creek

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Description for Saylorville Lake, Polk County, Iowa

Saylorville Lake is a reservoir located just 2.3 miles from Johnston, in Polk County, in the state of Iowa, United States, near Ankeny, IA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bream/bluegill, largemouth bass, panfish, striped bass, catfish, white bass, northern pike, crappie and walleye here. Alternate names for this reservoir include Saylorville Reservoir.

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Fishing Reports near Saylorville Lake

  "was up on the north part of the lake right by the channel last night during the rain, from 8pm to..." Lake Panorama

  "I've seen so many walleyes caught today. One guy had 3 within the first 10 mins. They were hogs. I..." Red Rock Dam

Best Fishing Times near Saylorville Lake

Fishing Times for Saylorville Lake near Johnston, IA