This 2,430-acre lake has varied recreational opportunities mostly concentrated at Long Branch State Park, where the facilities include a swimming beach, marina and full-service campgrounds. Visitor Center at the dam. The scenic hills surrounding the lake provide hunting, hiking and sightseeing in the 4,500 acres of public lands around the upper edge. On the water there's skiing, boating and fishing for catfish, bass and crappie. Lodging is closeby in the nearby towns of Macon, Atlanta and Bevier.
(Meadville) Che-Ru Lake
(Hunnewell) Hunnewell Lake
(Brunswick) James' Pecan Farms, Inc.
(Macon) Long Branch Lake
(Stoutsville) Mark Twain Lake
(Clifton Hill) Shepherd Farms/Pecan Valley
06/25 Coming to The Macon area
Burlington Steamboat Days Burlington IA June11-16 There are two stages on the concert grounds; the South Stage presents local bands and has two performances every evening, except Sunday night which has an early performance only. We also have a carnival midway with over 25 rides presented and many carnival games you can step up and play.
Farmington Strawberry Festival Farmington IA June14-16 Crafts, antiques, collectibles, games, and food booths are just a few of the things you will find lining the streets of the downtown area on these three days in June.
Western Illinois Fair Griggsville IL June26-30 Loads of fun for the whole family. Food, entertainment, rides, games, agricultural exhibits, animals, commercial vendors, kids activities, plus a whole lot more.
Promise Land Music Festival Ottumwa IA July12-13 Music Festival dedicated to bringing Fun, Affordable, Positive Entertainment to Southeast Iowa while introducing talented musicians to Southeast Iowa.