Miners Creek PnG and Miners Creek Hideaway Campground

The Campground For a long time, I’ve been intrigued by Miners Creek Put and Grow.  I am a big fan of Iowa’s put and grow streams, but I’m also a pretty introverted guy who doesn’t relish the idea of calling landowners and asking permission.  Therefore, I’m always on the lookout for PnG’s that are on…

Ensign Hollow

  Ensign Hollow is one of Iowa’s special regulations streams, with artificial lures only, and a strict catch-and-release policy for fish under a certain size.  I enjoy these streams, as I usually assume there will be lots of fish there.  Ensign surprised me – this typical abundance did not seem to be the case here. …

Ram Hollow

Ram Hollow (aka the Little Turkey River) is one of my go-to streams.  It is located just outside the small town of Colesburg (check out JR Willie’s and order the “Willie Whopper” if you need a good lunch).  This stream has a great mix of stocked fish and holdover trout.  For quantity and size, it’s…

Mossey Glen

 Mossey Glen is northwest of Edgewood at the end of Eagle Road. After about 2 miles of gravel, you come to a farm on the right, and a Level B Minimum Maintenance sign. The road continues on as dirt through the farmer’s cornfield. I was able to go 1/4-1/2 mile before a deadfall blocked the…