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Lake Red Rock In Iowa

Lake Red Rock, Iowa

Boating, camping and fishing at Lake Red Rock

Come enjoy the boating lifestyle at Lake Red Rock using your boat or one of the rental boats available at the lake. Half a dozen boat launch ramps provide public access for launching bass boats, pontoons, pleasure boats, kayaks and canoes. There are no restrictions on boats and motors. Camping and lodging are available both at the lake and at close by locations. Convenience stores, restaurants, bait and tackle and a marina are also very convenient. Known for quality wiper (hybrid striped bass) fishing, the lake also has healthy populations of bass, catfish, crappie, walleye, sunfish, hybrid stripers and northern pike. This 15,200-acre lake in central Iowa is 3 miles west of Pella. Over 75 miles of shoreline await anglers and vacationers. Fishing enthusiasts who prefer to fish from shore can find access via the parks, campgrounds and public access roads around the lake. The lake is a good ice fishing destination during winter.

Lake Red Rock Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: NEARBY


Roberts Creek West Campground - 641 627-5507

Wallashuck Campground - 641 828-7522

Elk Rock State Park Campground - 641 842-6008

North Overlook Campground - 641 828-7522

Red Rock Dam Campground - 641 828-7522

Howell Station Campground - 641 828-7522

Ivan's Recreation Area Campground - 641 828-7522

R V's Full Facility Campground - 641 842-3055

Marion County Park Campground - 641 828-2214

Lake Red Rock Map


Fish species found in Lake Red Rock include largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, white bass, hybrid striped bass and northern pike.

Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye White Bass Hybrid Striped Bass Northern pike

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Local Contact Information

Lake Red Rock
Elk Rock State Park
811 146th Ave
Knoxville, IA 50138
641 842-6008

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