City Beach Park
Located on the lakefront, south of the central business district, this .83-acre park provides a beach area for sunning, swimming, and water sports.  


City Beach gives you the opportunity for a quick dip and to enjoy the lake environment.  Restrooms and outdoor shower available.  Convenient and free parking.

Note:  no lifeguard; swim at your own risk.  Please stay within the designated and marked swim area.  If you notice someone operating their watercraft in or through the designated swim area, please contact the DNR Lake Patrol immediately at 641-357-5000.

City Beach Swimming

The Splash Pad is a 16-jet randomized water feature located along the paver beach walkway.  The Splash Pad is a great way for non-lake swimmers to enjoy the water and the beach without venturing into the lake.  Tentative Hours of operation:  Memorial Day through Labor Day, 9 am - 9 pm.

Splash Pad at City Beach


Boat RampNearby boat ramp providing access for launching is located at the end of Main Street (located between City Beach & City Park).  Also "L" shaped dock with 10 boat slips located directly off the seawall provide for a quick pick-up and drop-off site for boaters, as well as temporary mooring available.  Boaters can "park" in one of the 10 short-term boat slips and enjoy shopping or eating in downtown Clear Lake.   Note:  No overnight or all-day mooring is allowed.


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      City of Clear Lake Iowa
      15 N 6th St. | P.O. Box 185 Clear Lake, IA 50428  |  Phone: (641) 357-5267  |  Fax: (641) 357-8711
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