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A great weekend.....

My buddy's cabin, his boat, and a beautiful day...we boated for hours, in and out of the water, and... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Rex Z
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Des Moines, Iowa
Big Pretty Lake

Big lake with lots of things to do like fishing, boating, camping, and picnic areas. There is also... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Jeff B
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Blair, Nebraska
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Jul 18, 2018
“A great weekend.....”
Jul 1, 2018
“Big Pretty Lake”
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

My buddy's cabin, his boat, and a beautiful day...we boated for hours, in and out of the water, and a few drinks in between...a much larger and cleaner body of water than Saylorville. Many areas to enjoy and far more picturerest than the lake up...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Big lake with lots of things to do like fishing, boating, camping, and picnic areas. There is also a viewing tower.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Want a day to just get away from it all this is the place to BE. Lots to see. Swimming, fishing, take the canoe, lawn chair and a book with a picnic lunch .

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

I often go down here for photography or to get away. Not far from either Des Moines or Pella, Iowa. It's a large lake with some campgrounds around. Trees and nature. Even a viewing tower.

Thank Randy K
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Red Rock Lake North Overlook Beach hosts this event the forepart of July every year. Aside from early morning and evening hot air balloon launches, there are many other activities ranging from live bands, foot races, canoeing/kayaking demos, food vendors along with the standard beach...More

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