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Who says that finding great bassing requires long, wearying road trips? We'll show you a few spots with fantastic fishing -- and they're right in your backyard! (April 2006)Des Moines' 60-Minute Bass Destinations Bass

Des Moines' 60-Minute Bass Destinations

October 04, 2010

Who says that finding great bassing requires long, wearying road trips? We'll show you a few...

Every month of the year, fine fishing opportunities can be found throughout Iowa. We've sorted through the prospects and picked the best of the best. (February 2006)2006 Iowa Fishing Calendar Other Freshwater

2006 Iowa Fishing Calendar

October 04, 2010

Every month of the year, fine fishing opportunities can be found throughout Iowa. We've sorted...

Whether you're looking for fast action or for trophies, our walleye waters have something to offer you. Which rivers and lakes promise to serve up the best angling? (February 2006)Best Bets For Iowa 'Eyes Walleye

Best Bets For Iowa 'Eyes

October 04, 2010

Whether you're looking for fast action or for trophies, our walleye waters have something to...

It can get so hot in the state this month that only the insects feel like biting. But find waters that flow -- like those in these rivers -- and you'll find the smallmouths biting, too.Iowa's Moving-Water Smallmouths Bass

Iowa's Moving-Water Smallmouths

October 04, 2010

It can get so hot in the state this month that only the insects feel like biting. But find...

Anglers in all parts of Iowa enjoy outstanding opportunities to catch catfish this month. Let's look at the waters that promise the most success with the whiskerfish this year.The Best Of Iowa Cats Catfish

The Best Of Iowa Cats

October 04, 2010

Anglers in all parts of Iowa enjoy outstanding opportunities to catch catfish this month....

Largemouth anglers enjoy a variety of great options in the western part of the Hawkeye State. Here's a look at the best of the best in June bass fishing.Top Waters For Western Iowa Bass Bass

Top Waters For Western Iowa Bass

October 04, 2010

Largemouth anglers enjoy a variety of great options in the western part of the Hawkeye State....

Whether anglers want to catch large fish or numbers this month, there's likely an excellent lake nearby to satisfy the angling urge.Iowa Bass -- Big Or By The Numbers? Bass

Iowa Bass -- Big Or By The Numbers?

October 04, 2010

Whether anglers want to catch large fish or numbers this month, there's likely an excellent...

Riverton WMA and Lake Odessa, close to the Missouri and Mississippi rivers, respectively, serve up first-rate duck and goose hunting in the southern half of the state. Let's take a closer look.Head South For Iowa Waterfowl Hunting

Head South For Iowa Waterfowl

October 04, 2010

Riverton WMA and Lake Odessa, close to the Missouri and Mississippi rivers, respectively,...

Brutal winters took a toll on the birds over the last few years, but IDNR management strategies have helped pheasant numbers rebound -- especially at the public areas near our population centers.Ringnecks Rising Hunting

Ringnecks Rising

October 04, 2010

Brutal winters took a toll on the birds over the last few years, but IDNR management...

Few hunters, even in Iowa, will ever take the deer of their dreams. But Iowa resident Gene Wensel did. Here's the story of his trophy hunt -- and of the magnificent buck that crowned it.The Wensel Monster Hunting

The Wensel Monster

October 04, 2010

Few hunters, even in Iowa, will ever take the deer of their dreams. But Iowa resident Gene...

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