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Visit Iowa Lakes

Lakes are crucial natural resources for Iowa. They provide recreation and tourism opportunities for millions of Iowa families and visitors year after year. If you're interested in visiting Iowa lakes, check out some examples below and plan your next visit!

Lake Red Rock Sites and Attractions

An Economic Case Study: Storm Lake, Iowa 

Storm Lake Case Study

2021 State Park Lake Tour

Tour of Iowa State Park Lakes 2021

Throughout the summer of 2021, IEC Communications Coordinator, Megan McDowell, toured state parks across Iowa and documented lakes and public beaches. Click on the Tour of Iowa State Park Lakes to see Megan's photos and observations.