Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Lake Geode   

Lake Geode is in Henry County, in South-East Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      187 acres
Shoreline: 5.6 miles
Mean Depth: 24 feet
Maximum Depth: 52 feet
Drainage: 9,761 acres
Lake Type: Artificial
Boat Access: 1 ramp on east side of lake
Motor/Boat Restrictions: motor boat at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: picnicking, camping, boat rental, swimming
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 5 weeks

Associated Parks:
     Geode State Park

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