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Rathbun Lake, IA

US Army Corps of Engineers

Overview

Over 700 campsites are available at this 11,000-acre lake in the rolling hills of southern Iowa. Excellent camping, fishing, hunting, boating, state fish hatchery, and Honey Creek Resort, are major attractions.

Recreational Activities:

  • AUTO TOURING
  • BIKING
  • BOATING
  • CAMPING
  • ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
  • FISHING
  • HIKING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED
  • OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE
  • OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE
  • PICNICKING
  • PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE
  • SWIMMING SITE
  • WATER SPORTS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING
  • WINTER SPORTS

Address:

Corps Of Engineers, 20112 Hwy J5T
Centerville,IA,52544-9461
Phone: (641) 647-2464

Directions:

From Des Moines, 85 miles southeast on IA 5.

Photo - Rathbun Lake
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