Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Three Mile Lake   

Three Mile Lake is in Union County, in South-Central Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      880 acres
Shoreline: 23.8 miles
Mean Depth: 16 feet
Maximum Depth: 50 feet
Drainage: 24,920 acres
Lake Type: Water Supply, Recreational
Boat Access: 1-3, 1-2, 1-1 lane ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: outboard, I/O (no jet skis), power boat zone
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: camping/cabins, swimming, picnic areas, fish cleaning
Map Available: yes
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency lists as impaired:
Beach advisories in 2003
due to high bacteria:
Not monitored for bacteria

Associated Parks:
     Three Mile Recreation Area (County)

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