Gedney Lake

This 18-acre area is in the Cedar River floodplain and thus is in the State of Iowa’s designated area of interest for reptile and amphibian study.

Habitat & Features

  • 18 acres
  • Pike Creek
  • Wetland
  • Riverine timber

Amenities & Facilities

  • Parking lot
  • Old highway bridge open to foot traffic


  • Fishing
  • Nature study

Rules & Regulations

Other Info

Siltation from numerous floods in recent years limits access to the water at some times of the year.


Location & Maps

  • On 231st St. (G-28) approximately 1 mile west of the Cedar River
  • Park Map – aerial photo with trails, boundaries, etc.

Disclaimer: This map does not show the correct boundaries for Gedney Lake. See the Park Map for the correct boundaries.