Last updated: 7/10/2012
River/Stream: Wapsipinicon River
 
Location: Littleton, Buchanan County
        Latitude: 42.5305564187492
        Longitude: -92.0278528898479
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Owner: Iowa Department of Natural Resources
 
Height: about 6 ft. from the dam top to the (normal) water level below
 
Length: 280 ft.

Hazards: drowning, visibility

Warning Signs: Buchanan CCB installed dam warning and portage trail signs in April, 2008.
 
Portage: there is a good portage on river left just above the dam, through about 150 feet of private property (owner has given permission on a blanket basis) to a beach below the dam.
 
Comments: state access
 
Documented Fatailites: 9
 
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