Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Lake of Three Fires   

Lake of Three Fires is in Taylor County, in South-West Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      93 acres
Shoreline: 3.1 miles
Mean Depth: 9 feet
Maximum Depth: 14 feet
Drainage: 3,622 acres
Lake Type: Water Supply, Recreational Impoundment
Boat Access: 1 single lane concrete ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: none at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: camping, picnic areas, cabins, shelter house
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 1 week

Associated Parks:
     Lake of Three Fires State Park

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