Beach Concessions

Beach is open from sunrise to sunset. Beach attendant only.  No lifeguard on duty - swim at your own risk.  All beach rules will also be posted at concession stand. If the temperature is below 70 degree the concession stand will be closed. 

Beach Rules are as follows:

  • No profanity
  • No throwing rocks or sand
  • Stay off buoys
  • Swim in buoyed area ONLY
  • Pick up your own litter
  • No dogs or other pets allowed on beach
  • No hard liquor
  • No glass on or near beach (I.E. stone wall)
  • No Smoking!


Watersport Rentals

Canoe, kayak, paddle boat or paddle boards are available to rent at the Concession Stand for $5.00 per hour.


Contract Conditions


The renter will:

*abide by all the state laws and regulations governing the use of the watercraft. 

*assume all responsibility, not only for myself, but also for the safety of all passengers with me.

*will take full responsibility for loss or damage to any rented equipment and will replace it at retail value.

 *respect Clay County Conservation’s right to refuse to anyone who seems to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs. 

*disinfect the vessel upon completion of rental.

*not allow vessel to exceed passenger capacity.

*not dive, enter the water or swim from boat or other watercraft.

*not allow anyone to operate or occupy this boat or other watercraft in a reckless manner.

*indemnify, save and hold harmless, Clay County, Iowa, its Directors, officers, and employees and the Clay County Conservation Board, its Directors, officers and employees from and against any and all claims and demands for, or in connection with any accident, injury, death or damage whatsoever caused to any person or property arising directly or indirectly, out of the rental or use of personal property pursuant to the Watercraft Rental Agreement and from and against any and all cost, expenses, and liabilities incurred in connection with any such claim or proceeding brought thereon.