Weather prompts temporary closures at Saylorville Lake

USACE Rock Island District
Published Jan. 11, 2024
Saylorville Lake Temporary Road Closure Map

Saylorville Lake Temporary Road Closure Map

Due to forecasted inclement weather, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, will temporarily close the portion of NW 78th Ave. that crosses over Saylorville Lake Dam starting at 8 p.m. tonight. The roadway will be closed from the Iowa National Guard Armory entrance to the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center entrance. All Saylorville Lake recreation areas will also be closed to ensure the safety of staff and visitors.

The roadway and recreation areas will reopen when conditions improve, and staff are able to safely clear the areas. For up-to-date information on area closures, follow us on social media at, or contact the Saylorville Lake project office at 515-276-4656.

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Release no. 24-005