Deb's Lake View Restaurant and Concession is a full service restaurant and concession operation within Viking Lake State Park. This family owned and operated business provides a beautiful atmosphere for you to escape and relax with the entire family. Our goal is to provide a family-friendly atmosphere for everyone to enjoy all of the amenities that Viking Lake State Park has to offer.
Bring family and friends to Viking Lake State Park and let us help you have a fun, relaxing visit!
The 137-acre lake was constructed in 1957 and is 44 feet at its deepest point with many bays and projecting points on its four and
one-half mile shoreline. Viking Lake is well stocked with crappies, bluegills, bass, bullheads and catfish. A sandy beach is located
on the west shore beside Deb's Lake View with unsupervised swimming.
A concrete boat ramp is nearby and a docking area is a short distance away in a well protected cove. Rental spaces are available on
an annual reservation basis. Any size boat motors may be used on Viking Lake provided they are operated at "no wake" speeds.
Viking Lake is one of the most popular state parks in southwest Iowa due to its accessibility and variety of recreational
opportunities. A large portion of the 1,000-acre park has been left in its natural state and has an abundance of wild flowers,
plants and wildlife. It is not uncommon to see beavers, turkeys, muskrats, ducks, shore birds and white-tailed deer. Many of the
park's hills and valleys were once campsites of Native American tribes and artifacts were uncovered when the dam was being
Click this link for more information about Viking Lake State Park:
Viking Lake State Park Website
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