Class II Lake Odessa, IA

Odessa Water Trail (Lake Odessa to Mississippi River)

Explore the Odessa Wildlife Complex from a canoe or kayak to best discover its scenic beauty and abundant wildlife. The Odessa Water Trail will take you through this 6,400 acre wetland complex of large shallow lakes, isolated ponds, timbered chutes, marsh and forest. Full of twists and turns, you never know what might be around the corner. (US Fish & Wildlife Service)

Section Details

Trip Length Partial Day, 18.0 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping Yes
Manager State, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Wild & Scenic No
Water Trail Yes
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