Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Black Hawk Lake   

Black Hawk Lake is in Sac County, in North-West Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      925 acres
Shoreline: 11.4 miles
Mean Depth: 7 feet
Maximum Depth: 20 feet
Drainage: 12,259 acres
Lake Type: Natural
Boat Access: 4 double laned cement ramps
Motor/Boat Restrictions: none
Special Regulations: Walleye - 15 min length, daily bag limit of 3
Facilities: campground
Map Available: yes
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency lists as impaired:
Beach advisories in 2003
due to high bacteria:
Monitored for bacteria and no advisories

Associated Parks:
     Black Hawk State Park; Speaker Park (City, Lake View); Camp Crescent (City, Lake View)

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