US Army Corps of Engineers
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North Overlook Picnic Area to Close

Published Sept. 22, 2014

PELLA, Iowa - The North Overlook Picnic Area is closed to public use effective Monday, September 22, 2014 until further notice.  This closure also closes the trailhead access to the Volksweg Trail at this location, and the North Overlook Hiking Trail. 

The assembly of a large crane, future hydromill assembly and staging of equipment has necessitated the closure for construction on the Red Rock Hydropower Project. 


Release no. 14-057