Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

West Okoboji Lake   

West Okoboji Lake is in Dickinson County, in North-West Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      3,847 acres
Shoreline: 19.8 miles
Mean Depth: 38 feet
Maximum Depth: 136 feet
Drainage: 13,668 acres
Lake Type: Natural
Boat Access: hard surface ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: none
Special Regulations: Walleye - 14 min length, only 1 over 20 /day, Muskellunge - 40 min length
Toilets: yes
Facilities: picnic tables, hiking, nature trails, swimming, beaches, camping
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:
     Emperson Bay Access (State); Gull Point State Park; Pillsbury Point Area; Pikes Point State Park; Terrace Park Swimming Beach; Truboji Beach with boat ramp (Public)

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