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Experience a Lake-cation!

During your trip to Clear Lake, Iowa, the most difficult choice may be what to do during your stay. Our beautiful natural spring-fed lake has beaches for swimming and open water for fishing. Clear Lake’s main street has boutique shopping as well as casual dining options for the whole family. There are many outdoor events throughout the year that attract visitors from across the Midwest. Whether you’ll be here for a weekend or an extended stay, you are sure to find and enjoy something our town has to offer.

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Recent Blog Posts

Check out our recent entries regarding the happenings in Clear Lake, Iowa!

Friday Vibes

Friday Vibes

BY: RACHEL WUMKES I think there’s a little extra skip in everyone’s step these days, thanks to the unusually warm temperatures. I mean, who doesn’t love a December with a tiny bit of chill in the air, but not the harshness of “the air hurts my face” ramifications?...

Friday Vibes

Feel Good Friday

BY: RACHEL WUMKES It might be frigidly cold outside, but things are really heating up around Clear Lake. Holiday shopping has kicked off in a BIG way around town, with many stores offering Open Houses and Holiday previews for their customers to enjoy. I know we tout...

Friday Vibes

A Blustery Feel Good Friday

BY: RACHEL WUMKES Oh, friends. I must dig for this one today. Down into the depths, pulling it from that tank I have saved up from the summer months. Waking up to a smattering of snow across my lawn did not make me feel good on this Friday morning.  You’d think the...

A Royal Affair

A Royal Affair

BY: RACHEL WUMKES Calling all children, ages 3 to 5, who reside in Clear Lake and Ventura. The royal throne, a coveted position for the youngsters in our area is, once again, up for grabs. As part of the Christmas by the Lake celebration, the Clear Lake Area Chamber...

Feel Good Friday

Feel Good Friday

BY: RACHEL WUMKES I’m going to keep this short and sweet this morning, as there is no school today which means my quiet, peaceful, soft-lighted oasis of a home office is now inundated with loud noises, arguing, and I’m sure, before long, tears. Likely mine, not...