Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Rock Creek Lake   

Rock Creek Lake is in Jasper County, in Central Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      491 acres
Shoreline: 14 miles
Mean Depth: 9 feet
Maximum Depth: 22 feet
Drainage: 26,719 acres
Lake Type: Man-made Recreational
Boat Access: hard surface ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: none at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: camping and picnic tables
Map Available: yes
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency lists as impaired:
Beach advisories in 2003
due to high bacteria:
Monitored for bacteria and advisory posted for 8 weeks

Associated Parks:
     Rock Creek State Park

The information above was collected by Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and The Iowa Department of Natural Resources.