Rathbun Lake In Iowa
Boating, camping and fishing at Rathbun Lake
Beauty, sunshine and open water make Rathbun Lake a great destination for boating. Several boat launch ramps are open to the public. There are half a dozen campgrounds at or nearby the lake, as well as a marina, stores, lodging, bait and tackle, restaurants and rental boats. With plenty of access for shoreline fishing, this reservoir is a favorite of anglers who enjoy fishing from the bank. And, there's over 150 miles of shoreline accessible to boaters and anglers fishing from boats. This is an 11,000-acre lake in south-central Iowa with a list of fish species that includes bass, catfish, crappie, walleye, sunfish and hybrid stripers.
Rathbun Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Bridgeview Campground - 641 724-3062
Honey Creek State Park Campground - 641 724-3739
Prairie Ridge Park Campground - 641 724-3103
Dam Site Depot Campground - 641 799-8383
Buck Creek Campground - 641 724-3206
Island View Campground - 641 647-2079
Doggs RV Park - 641 724-3044
Rathbun Lake Map
Fish species found in Rathbun Lake include largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, walleye, bluegill, warmouth, white bass and hybrid striped bass.
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Local Contact Information
Island View Campground
19357 Islandview Pl
Mystic, IA 52574