US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District

Lake Update: June 22, 2019

Published June 22, 2019

The South Overlook boat ramp reopened this week for lake access, and the section of the Volksweg Trail along Marina Cove also reopened for use.

Howell Station Campground, Ivans Campground, South Tailwater Recreation Area and Howell Station Landing are open at this time. Boat ramps that are currently usable for lake access include those at South Overlook, Whitebreast Recreation Area, Marina Cove and Elk Rock State Park (just off of Highway 14). Please note that parking areas at the Marina Cove ramp are limited during times of high water.  The North Tailwater Recreation Area continues to be closed due to construction on the hydropower project.

Get daily lake level and dam outflow and forecast information on or This information may change frequently depending upon additional precipitation and other factors; visit the website more frequently during these time periods to keep aware of the latest data available.

Release no. 19-030