Great Plains Country, Oklahoma Area Lakes and Reservoirs

  • Fort Cobb Lake

    Fort Cobb Lake

    Fort Cobb Dam was completed by the Bureau of Reclamation in 1959. The lake formed by this dam has 4,100 surface acres and 45 miles of shoreline. The maximum depth of Fort Cobb Lake is approximately 63 feet. An excellent lake for skiing and fishing, largemouth bass and channel catfish are among the ... Continue
  • Foss Lake

    Foss Lake

    Foss Reservoir is western Oklahoma's largest lake operated by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The dam is 30 ft wide at the crest, 142 ft high and 18,130 ft long. The 8,800 acre lake with 63 miles of shoreline has a reputation for excellent sand bass, striped bass, catfish, crappie and walleye ... Continue
  • Lake Altus-Lugert

    Lake Altus-Lugert

    Altus Reservoir, with 6,260 acre surface acres and 49 miles of shoreline, impounds the North Fork of the Red River which is the boundary between Greer and Kiowa Counties. This boundary was contended to be the border between Oklahoma and Texas and in 1896 the U.S. Supreme Court decreed that Greer ... Continue
  • Lake Ellsworth

    Lake Ellsworth is a 5,000 acre water supply and recreation lake owned by the City of Lawton. It has over 40 miles of shoreline. There are six public campgrounds with a total of 41 campsites. Some have shelters, electricity and water. There is plenty of primitive camping area so bring your tent ... Continue
  • Lake Fuqua

    Fuqua Lake has 18 miles of shoreline and 1,500 surface acres of water. Fuqua Lake in southern Oklahoma is located northeast of Duncan and south of Cox City. The lake is in a group of lakes called the Duncan Lakes Area which include Lake Fuqua, Lake Clear Creek, Lake Humphreys and Lake ... Continue
  • Lake Lawtonka

    Lake Lawtonka in southwest Oklahoma is located just northwest of Lawton. Lake Lawtonka has 21 miles of shoreline and 2,398 surface acres. With the Wichita Mountains to the west, Lake Lawtonka offers some beautiful views of the mountains. Lake Lawtonka is an excellent smallmouth bass fishing ... Continue
  • Tom Steed Lake

    Tom Steed Lake

    Tom Steed Reservoir, with 6,400 surface acres and 31 miles of shoreline, lies on West Otter Creek northeast of Altus in Kiowa County. Vegetation in this plains region consists of agricultural crops and native shortgrass, with scattered growths of hardy mesquite trees providing a sharp contrast ... Continue
  • Waurika Lake

    Waurika Lake

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers wishes you an enjoyable stay at the Waurika Lake project. At normal pool the lake is approximately two miles wide and eleven miles long with 80 miles of shoreline and a surface area of 10,000 acres. The lake offers the visitor extensive opportunities for a ... Continue