Status of Recreation Facilities 

Updated on April 11, 2024

Any closed areas will be bolded.
*Although hunting is prohibited within recreation areas, hunters are likely to be present on adjacent land. The Volksweg Trail traverses through public hunting areas in some locations. Hunting season runs September - February.  Use at your own risk.  To view hunting regulations and the Lake Red Rock Hunting Map, please visit the following link: https://www.mvr.usace.army.mil/Missions/Recreation/Lake-Red-Rock/Recreation/Hunting/  Hard copies of the hunting map are also available at the Red Rock Visitor Center (brochure rack outside entrance door).

Activity Recreation Area Status
     
Trails Volksweg Trail* Open*
  North Overlook Nature Trail Open 
  Stu Kuyper Nature Trail Open 
  Howell Station Prairie Trail Open
  Eagle Lair Loop Trail Open
  Playscape Trail Open 

 


 


 

Campgrounds Howell Station Campground  Closed
  North Overlook Campground  Closed
  Wallashuck Campground Closed
  Whitebreast Campground Closed
  Ivans Campground Closed
  Hickory Ridge Wilderness Campground Open

 


 


 

Boat Ramps Howell Station Landing Open 
  South Overlook Ramp Open 
  Marina Cove Ramp Open 
  Whitebreast Ramp Open

 


 


 

Recreation/Shelter     North Overlook Picnic Area Closed
  South Overlook Rec. Area (first come, first-served shelters in 2024) Closed
  North Tailwater Rec. Area Open 
  South Tailwater Rec. Area Open 
  Whitebreast Rec. Area  (*W.B. Point Shelter Closed in 2024) Closed
  Fifield Rec. Area  Closed
     
Beaches Whitebreast Beach (swim lines removed after Labor Day) Closed
  North Overlook Beach (swim lines removed after Labor Day) Closed
     
Other Red Rock Visitor Center and Project Office      Open
  Red Rock Archery Range Open