Last updated: 2/2/2013
River/Stream: Wapsipinicon River
 
Location: Frederika, Bremer County
        Latitude: 42.88261
        Longitude: -92.31062
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Built: 1932
 
Owner:  Bremer County Conservation Board
 
Height: 6 ft.
 
Length: 60 ft.

Hazards: varying, usage,visibility

Warning Signs: a couple visible to pedestrians
 
Portage: excellent portage along shore line left of the dam in Alcock Park. Good grass/gravel trail access to below dam.
 
Comments: "Alcock Park has a low-head dam within the park. Improper and unsafe activities can result in fatalities. Low-head dam accidents become multiple victim incidents when rescues are attempted by individuals lacking proper training."
 
Documented Fatailites: 1
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