Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Lake MacBride   

Lake MacBride is in Johnson County, in East-Central Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      812 acres
Mean Depth: 16 feet
Maximum Depth: 46 feet
Drainage: 16,159 acres
Lake Type: Artificial
Boat Access: 7 ramps available
Motor/Boat Restrictions: motors exceeding 10 hp permited from 9-8 to 5-20 at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Facilities: camping, swimming, picnicking, hiking, fish cleaning facility, boat rental
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:
     Lake Macbride State Park, MacBride Nature Recreation Area

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