Rathbun Lake


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.


From Des Moines, 85 miles southeast on IA 5.


(641) 647-2464



Corps Of Engineers, 20112 Hwy J5T Centerville, IA 52544-9461


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USACE - US Army Corps of Engineers

It's easy to stop paying attention to what's ahead on the trail when you're hiking under a vibrant canopy of changing...
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