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Lake Red Rock

1105 Highway T-15, Knoxville, IA
+1 641-828-7522
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Lots to do

Plenty to do for all ages. Just drive around the lake and you can find something for everyone to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
Beautiful lake

Peaceful place.we visited the tower on the north shore,visited visitor centre.climb the tower,all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1105 Highway T-15, Knoxville, IA
+1 641-828-7522
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty to do for all ages. Just drive around the lake and you can find something for everyone to enjoy. Great swimming, boating, camping, hiking, biking, and nature trails. Can easily spend an entire day from sunup to sundown. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets!

Thank Hosegoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peaceful place.we visited the tower on the north shore,visited visitor centre.climb the tower,all types of activities like camping,fishing,hiking,biking,walking every thing it offers.It is the largest lake in Iowa.I loved this place,so quite and relaxing.would like to come every time when I visit Iowa.

Thank Purnima09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went up last week-end to ride the Volksweg trail that skirts Lake Red Rock. This is an amazing paved trail with numerous scenic overlooks. The campsites were all clean and the fishing is good. Would highly recommend.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We are from California and decided to check out Pella. We liked it so much that we decided to stay over an additional night. We drove over to the Lake and we were so impressed by its size, beauty, boats already taking advantage of the...More

Thank 48thAnniversary
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Oh my, the beauty that surrounds this lake. It is so nice to spend the day at the lake, looking at the various scenery and not be on a lake that is surrounded by houses. The ramps are great for a big boat as they...More

Thank nanceymaher
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit. There is so much to do. The trails are nice and maintained well. They have rental for boats and beaches to swim. The campgrounds are clean. If you are looking for a peaceful spot with several things to do its a...More

1  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here. Biked for several miles, then walked about 5 around by the dam. Beautiful area. Wished we would have packed some lunch...not thinking. Lots of trails. Much love.

Thank Pattie S
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The lake is huge so you can do a lot of water sports from boating, tubing, kiaking to name a few. Since those activities are too much for me I do the land activities with my family...my son and husband enjoy their bike trail and...More

1  Thank Elamie
Reviewed 1 January 2016

If you like camping this area is set up well for you,the Dam is under construction at the moment getting a hydro generator for some electricity. Located above the dam and close to the Lake with Beautiful hard wood trees is North Overlook ,and Howell...More

Thank devon898
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Very beautiful area. The campgrounds look wonderful and the spaces are further apart than many campsites. We went to do some hiking though and found that there are very few natural (non-paved) hiking trails. Such a beautiful area, it would be nice if there were...More

Thank HateTravel2
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1 July 2015|
Response from Cajeho | Reviewed this property |
A tent is a good start. There are some really nice furnished cabins in one area of Lake Red Rock however they are usually reserved far in advance. The cabins can hold more people and have a nice outdoor porch. It is a... More