Sunken Lake


Sunken Lake, Iowa

Sunken Lake real estate is considered a beautiful, but lesser known, market for lake homes and lake lots in Iowa.

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    About Sunken Lake
    Located in Spirit Lake, Iowa

    Sunken Lake is a quaint body of water on the western edge of Big Spirit Lake. The Spirit Lake is one of Iowa’s top lake destinations, drawing thousands of visitors each year.

    Spirit Lake is home to many stores, including Walmart, along with restaurants, schools, and repair shops.

    Sioux Falls is approximately 100 miles west of Spirit Lake. It includes the Sioux Falls Regional Airport, Sanford USD Hospital, and many attractions.

    The Lake Activities are Endless

    Sunken Lake is a glacial pothole just like its neighbors, dating back to the last ice age 13,000 years ago.

    It is the perfect place to get away from the crowd; encircled by pines you will forget there is a world outside of Sunken Lake. The oasis is treasured by anglers, kayakers, and canoers alike.

    Big Spirit Lake is a much larger expanse, covering 5,700 acres. The lake is active with sailing, boating, water skiing, tubing, and fishing. The Big Spirit Public Beach is within walking distance of Sunken Lake.

    Bass, bluegill, and trout are popular catches among Iowa’s Great Lakes, but they hold a variety of gamefish.

    Family Fun

    Pillsbury Point State Park and Gull Point State Park provide access to West Okoboji Lake.

    Arnolds Amusement Park is a family-friendly location featuring thrill rides, kids rides, games, dining, shopping, boat tours, beach access, and more.

    Golfers have a choice of Emerald Hills Golf Club and Brooks Golf Course.

    Life On the Lake

    Sunken Lake is conveniently located in one of Iowa’s most sought-after locations. Purchase a property on the lake to have a forever-rewarding investment.