Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Prairie Rose Lake   

Prairie Rose Lake is in Shelby County, in West-Central Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      204 acres
Shoreline: 8.14 miles
Mean Depth: 10 feet
Maximum Depth: 27 feet
Drainage: 4,594 acres
Lake Type: Impoundment
Boat Access: hard surface ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: any size at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: swimming, hiking, camping, electricity, picnic tables
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:
     Praire Rose State Park

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