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Red Haw State Park

General Information

Address:

24550 U.S. Hwy. 34
Chariton, IA 50049

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GPS Coordinates:

°40.99583 °-93.27917

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Phone:

641-774-5632

Park Website:

www.iowadnr.gov

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Size:

649 Acres

Overview:

Red Haw State Park has an abundance of scenic trees, like hawthorns, oaks, maples, and pines which make the park beautiful year round. Enjoy Clear Lake by kayaking or boating, or hike the trail that travels around the lake. The park houses one of Iowa's premier lakes for panfish and draws fishermen. Wintertime attracts ice skaters, ice fishermen, sledders, cross-country skiers and snowmobilers.

Fees, permits, and reservations may apply.

Red Haw State Park

Red Haw State Park

A marked, grassy trail travels around the diameter of the lake through the wooded park and gives access on the south to a large wildlife management area with areas of reconstructed prairie. The Red Haw Lake Trail also provides hikers, bird watchers, snowmobilers and cross-country skiers with a scenic view.

Red Haw Lake Trail

Usage:

Cross-country Skiing, Hiking, Snowmobiling


Difficulty:

N/A


Accessible:

No


Blaze:

N/A


Distance:

5.2 miles


A marked, grassy trail travels around the diameter of the lake through the wooded park and gives access on the south to a large wildlife management area with areas of reconstructed prairie. The Red Haw Lake Trail also provides hikers, bird watchers, snowmobilers and cross-country skiers with a scenic view.

Beach

Beach

Biking

Biking

Birdwatching

Birdwatching

Boating

Boating

Camping

Camping

Canoeing

Canoeing

Fishing

Fishing

Hiking

Hiking

Kayaking

Kayaking

Overnight Stays

Overnight Stays

Pedal Boating

Pedal Boating

Picnicking

Picnicking

Playground

Playground

Swimming

Swimming

Campsites

Campsites

Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country Skiing

Running

Running

RVs

RVs

Snow Mobiling

Snow Mobiling

Wildflower Viewing

Wildflower Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing