Adel Island Park Dam
River/Stream: North Raccoon River
Location: Adel, Dallas County
Click here to view an aerial map of the dam.
Owner: City of Adel
Height: 12 ft.
Length: 163 ft.
Hazards: visibility, usage, height
Warning Signs: adequate
Portage option: excellent portage trail built 2006, river left
Documented Fatalitites: 3
June 15, 2003 - fisherman Troy Morrison
May 26, 2001 - swimmer Cory Hart
December 21, 1956 - Donald Greenslade through thin ice
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Winter photos courtesy of Dave Hillman
Last updated: 5/12/2012
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