Saylorville Lake’s water level continues to rise. Current projected forecast may result in additional area closures.


The areas currently closed include Lakeview Main, Cherry Glen Lower, Oak Grove and Sandpiper Beaches; Corydon Drive Access; Cottonwood Recreation Area, Bob Shetler Recreation Area and Bob Shetler Campground; Saylorville Dam Road; Gate Tower Road; NW Jester Park Drive; and NW 78th Avenue.


The Neal Smith Trail is closed in these areas: NW 90th Avenue to Cherry Glen Campground; Red Feather Prairie to Cherry Glen; Prairie Flower Campground to Marina; Marina to Sandpiper; Bridge Road Underpass; Sycamore Access to Saylorville Dam.


All Saylorville boat ramps are closed.


Please obey all barricades, fencing, gates and closure signs as they are placed for public and facility safety.


Visitors may receive current lake information, including lake levels, outflows and area closures by calling 515-276-0433. For current boat ramp availability, call 515-509-2015 30#.


The Saylorville Lake website and Facebook page will be updated frequently with area closures. Lake level information and predictions can be accessed at www.rivergages.com. Saylorville Lake is in the Rock Island District, Des Moines River Basin.