Posts With Keyword ‘Lake Red Rock’

Bald Eagle Days Announced

Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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This years Bald Eagle Day has been scheduled for Saturday, March 5th.

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23rd Annual Bald Eagle Day Is March 5th

Posted: Saturday, February 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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This year’s Bald Eagle Day has been scheduled for Saturday, March 5th.

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Bridge Over Red Rock Dam To Close Again

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 4:00 pm

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The US Army Corps of Engineers has announced another closure of the bridge over the dam at Lake Red Rock.

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Flood Risk On Des Moines River Elevated

Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The US Army Corps of Engineers has just released a study of the Des Moines River stating the risk of floods like those of 1993 and 2008 is greater than previously estimated.

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2nd Annual Red Rock Fishing Tournament This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am
The 2nd annual Red Rock Red Nosed Ice Fishing Tournament will take place this weekend.

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Hickory Ridge Will Open to the Public This Summer

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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After two years of fundraising and creating awareness about the project, the Hickory Ridge Wilderness Camp has reached its fundraising goal.

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Lake Red Rock Repair Work Complete

Posted: Saturday, January 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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After months of repair work, three boat ramps at Lake Red Rock are now completed.

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Christmas Bird Count Reveals Record Number of Pelicans

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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On December 18, bird enthusiasts flocked to Lake Red Rock for the annual Christmas Bird Count.

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Plenty of Birds to See at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Thanks to the mild fall, the Lake Red Rock area has been an exceptional place for birdwatching this winter.

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Lake Red Rock Boosts Our Local Economies

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Every year thousands of people visit Iowa’s largest lake and while here in the area, Lake Red Rock visitors continue to positively impact our local economy.

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Hot Air Balloon Festival Coming to Lake Red Rock

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A new family friendly event will be starting up this summer at Lake Red Rock.

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DNR Urges Caution When Venturing Upon Ice at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

With yesterday’s warm weather and warm temperatures predicted again for today, the DNR is urging caution when venturing upon the ice at Lake Red Rock or in local ponds and rivers.

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Lake Red Rock Dam Set to Close Again

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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On December 10th, Highway T-15 across the Lake Red Rock Dam reopened to allow the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to make slight design modifications before the contractor could continue.

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Lake Red Rock Dam to Close Next Week

Posted: Sunday, December 26th, 2010 at 6:27 am

On December 10th, Highway T-15 across the Lake Red Rock Dam reopened to allow the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to make slight design modifications before the contractor could continue.

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Large Tree Makes Its Way Through Tainter Gates at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 at 6:25 am

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If you’ve been around the North Tailwater rip rap at Lake Red Rock recently, you’ve likely noticed the large tree cut into pieces resting near the parking lot.

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Boatways Under Repair at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Thursday, December 9th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Repair work has been taking place at three boatways at Lake Red Rock for over two months to make the area safer for boaters.

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Lake Red Rock Dam Closed Today

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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After taking two weeks off to allow slight design modifications to take place at Lake Red Rock Dam, the contractor repairing the tainter gate lifting cables is ready to go back to work.

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Corp of Engineers Wants Public Feedback About Hickory Ridge

Posted: Thursday, November 25th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is looking for feedback from area residents about the Hickory Ridge Wilderness Camp.

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Boat Ramps Under Construction at Lake

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Thanks to the draw-down at Lake Red Rock, the Corps of Engineers has been able to work on the boat ramps at South Overlook, Whitebreast and the Marina.

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Update on Lake Red Rock Marina Project

Posted: Monday, November 22nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

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For nearly two months, work has been taking place at Lake Red Rock to move the marina into a cove and create a high water parking lot in its place.

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