Indian Slough Wildlife Area

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Best known for its wetlands, try Indian Slough for short canoe trips, hunting and hiking.


Reasons to Visit

Special Interests: good wetland birdwatching in spring and fall

Trails: hike and ride horses on work roads (dirt, flat) and mowed trails (flat); horses allowed May 21-Sept 15 only get trail map»

Watchable Wildlife: wetland, brush, forest

Hunting: Major species - waterfowl, deer, turkey; minor - pheasant, rabbit;
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Fishing: wetlands, shallow open water

North of Wapello
12225 L Avenue, Wapello, IA 52653

NOTE: The road to the parking lot at the Main Access washed out. It cannot be repaired until Iowa River water levels get down. Other accesses are open or nonmotorized boats can be used.

Size: 1100 acres

Habitat: wetland, open water, forest, brush, prairie

Louisa County Conservation Board       319-523-8381