Rathbun Lake - Iowa's Ocean
For all boating styles and activities:
For all boating styles and activities: 11,000 acres normal pool - Iowa's largest usable lake pool. Minimal shoal water - well marked and charted, 115 miles of undeveloped park and natural shoreline. Low frequency & magnitude flooding, Newly adopted 2016 water release plan to mitigate fluctuations. Minimal flood debris flow. Excellent water quality - minimal silting. Coves, creeks, channels, & beaches for all uses and boating styles. Nine mile sailing fetch and reliable summer breeze. Legendary walleye, catfish, and crappie fishing. Destination boating, family-friendly, and Iowa's best sunsets.
We have 8 large docks for a variety of boats. We will be happy to provide you with rate information and to direct you to any services you may need to prepare and deliver your houseboat, cruiser, or sailboat to our marina.
Timber Run and Parkers Cove Campgrounds have 114 RV campsites for overnight and seasonal use. Each site has access to electrical and water services, and a pump-out station is located on the marina campus. Additionally, several tent sites are available for use.