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    2850 Prairie Du Chien Rd Ne
    Iowa City, IA 52240-7820
    Phone: (319) 338-3543

NOTICE: Many states are discouraging or banning movement of firewood to control spread of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Not bringing wood from home to your campsite and not taking unused wood you procure while camping home with you is recommended -- required in some states. Check the following website to learn more:

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See the Coralville Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

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What Visitors Are Saying....
"Scenery was very nice, and fishing access from shore was good. Nice level area for camper."

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: North of Iowa City, Iowa. From I-80 take Exit 244 (Dubuque St.); go North 3 miles to West Overlook Road and proceed 1/4 mile to the park areas.

Factoid: Coralville Lake is a multiple use project providing primary benefits in flood control and low flow augmentation, and secondary benefits in recreation, fish and wildlife management, forest management and water quality improvement. Coralville Lake has three campgrounds with 500 campsites available. A wide variety of recreational activities are available including fishing, picnic areas with group shelters, boat ramps, accessible fishing pier, river & lake fishing, hunting, mountain bike trails, hiking trails, lake swimming, sand volleyball and boating activities.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Recreation Services Status
Please see the list below for USACE managed areas. Other parks run by state or private marinas are not included in the list below. Please contact the state or private marina for additional information.

Open    Partially Open    Closed    Status Unknown

22 Recreation areas at Coralville Lake

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Coralville Lake Marina       X X          
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Coralville Lake Visitor Center             A        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Cottonwood   $   X              
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Curtis Bridge                  
Hawkeye Wildlife                    
Lake Macbride State Park                    
Lakeview Ohv Area             A       R
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Linder Point   $   X       A       H I
Macbride Nature Recreation Area N G     X   D A GS      
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Mehaffey Boat Ramp   $         D        
Midriver Marine       X X          
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Sandy Beach Campground  Link ro reservation at   $   X         X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Sandy Beach Day Use   $         D C GS      
Scales Pointe E P   X X X D   X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Squire Point                   H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Sugar Bottom Campground  Link ro reservation at   $   X   D C   X  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Sugar Bottom Day Use             A GS X B H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tailwater East   $   X   C        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tailwater West   $   X     C P A GS X   H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Turkey Creek Recreation Area             GS X   H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area West Overlook Campground   $   X   D C   X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area West Overlook Day Use   $         D A GS X  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
PPrimitive Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
PSwimming Pool
BBike Trails
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

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