at Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park

You can launch canoes or small boats with paddles, oars or electric trolling motors onto Lake Wooldridge from the dam, which is situated 0.25 mile down Loess Hills Trail.

Watercraft Rentals

Kayak and canoe rentals are expected to begin Friday, May 27, 2022. Rentals will be available at the park office, during office hours.


Canoes and Kayaks:

  • $10 for two-hour rental
  • $20 for all-day rental

small fishing lake