Lake MacBride

Johnson - Iowa


  • 46 catches

  • 619 followers

  • 20 spots

Lake MacBride is an 889 acre lake located in Johnson County, Iowa.

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Lake MacBride Fishing Reports

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  1. Details: 2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a plastic worm

  2. I love the pontoon docks

    1 lb. 12 in. Largemouth Bass with a Rapala Shad Raps

    1. Todd Schroeder 0
      That actually might be a spotted bass.
  3. Big one for this lake

    1 lb. 10 in. White Bass with a Rapala Shad Rap RS

  4. Best fish of the day, but Will's catfish was the biggest. This guy was quite unique! He was really only 12.25" long but his tail had a long sliver that ...more extended off of it to make him barely under the 13"mark! Hard to see in the pics, but it's there! WEIRD! Probably one transplanted from Chris P. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ We caught a bunch of smaller ones too, like in lower right picture. CPR on all today.

    14 oz. 13 in. Black Crappie with a Live Minnow

    1. Russell Steven 0
      12" catfish?? Can't get much smaller than that. Did you mean blue gill?
    2. Robert Coleman 0
      FARM PONDS!!!!!! That's about the only other thing around!
    3. Christa McLane 0
      Do you fish anywhere else than Lake Macbride?
    4. Christa McLane 0
      Do you fish anywhere else than Lake Macbride?
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      Not this year! Lol So much rain! Rarely in years past.... too many recreational boaters flying by!
    6. Christa McLane 0
      Do you ever fish on Coralville lake
    7. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks ChristaπŸ‘ŠπŸ» Right now it is 9.9hp max!
    8. Christa McLane 0
      Awesome catch. Quick question about Lake Macbride... can you only use a trolling motor on the lake?
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks MelissaπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    10. Melissa Norris 0
      Nice onesπŸ˜€
    11. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks JoshπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    12. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks ArtyπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    13. Josh Sommerville 0
      Good ones RobertπŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    14. Nice one Robert
    15. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks BπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    16. b ripoer 0
      that's a slab
    17. Robert Coleman 0
      Hehehe Thanks MorrisπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    18. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      nice work for a no fish lake😎
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  5. Went out on Lake Mac-NoFish, as we call it, with my best friend Will today. We didn't kill it, but we didn't get skunked either. Few Bass, a couple gills ...more on a minnow bait that was as big as them, one catfish and some crappie. Got very hot so we were off the water by 1.

    Largemouth Bass with a Yellow Twister

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      Amen Bryan! πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    2. Bryan Harper 0
      Friends and good times on the water is better than sittin’ at the Sports Bar!πŸŽ£πŸ»πŸ‘
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks MelissaπŸ˜πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    4. Melissa Norris 0
      Way to go! Big smiles,awesome!πŸ˜€πŸ˜
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      Thanks JoshπŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    6. Josh Sommerville 0
      Good Times Nice catches men.
    7. Robert Coleman 0
      Been awhile since we've been able to go fishing together. His family farms, so it's been a tough year so far with all of the rain and trying to get crops ...more in and hay cut! First nice day he's had free! Thanks Buddy! πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    8. Buddy Pierce 0
      you guys look very happy. nice picture.
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Getting there Capt! Practice Practice Practice! πŸ‘πŸ»
    10. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      get warmed up
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  6. Details: 30 lb. 40 in. Muskie with a huskie jerk

  7. Details: 23 lb. 6 oz. 43 in. Tiger Muskellunge with a Flicker Shad

    1. justin schmidt 0
      North arm or South arm?
  8. Details: 5 lb. 7 oz. 284 in. Largemouth Bass with a frog

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