Black Hawk Lake
east edge of Lake View
15.1 ft. (2006 - Mapped in 2006 as part of the statewide lake mapping program.)
Amenities at Black Hawk Lake include:
- Boat Access
- Accessible Pier
- Picnic Area
- Accessible Facilities
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
- Hard Surface Boat Ramp
|Water levels are at or near crest at most of the lakes in the Black Hawk District. For more information on fishing in this area contact the Black Hawk District Office in Lake View at 712-657-2638.|
|Water levels are at or near crest. Heavy algal blooms have reduced water clarity.|
|Largemouth Bass - Fair: Anglers have reported decent action for largemouth. Most fish are in the sub legal size range.|
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