Geode Lake Is A Beautiful Lake Nestled On The Edge Of Iowa Geode Country

Did you know that buried beneath the rich Iowa soil are some of the best geodes in the world? That’s right; the area around Keokuk, Iowa, is known by rockhounds far and wide. And perched on the edge of what’s generally considered Iowa’s geode country (a 70-mile radius from Keokuk) is a quiet, beautiful lake bearing the name of this famous rock found near its shores.

To learn more about this beautiful spot in Iowa along the Henry County and Des Moines County border, visit the Iowa Department of Natural Resources website here. Have you ever explored this unique area of Iowa? If you venture this way in the coming weeks, try booking a stay in Keokuk itself as part of a relaxing getaway to southeastern Iowa.

Address: Geode Lake, Iowa 52623, USA