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AKA: Truman Lake, Harry S Truman Lake, Harry S Truman Reservoir

Fishing for largemouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, white bass, striped bass, hybrid striped bass and paddlefish at Truman Reservoir in Missouri.
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A sprawling 55,600-acre reservoir, Truman Lake offers camping, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, sightseeing, and many other outdoor recreation activities. Excellent fishing for bass, crappies, white bass, stripers and other species are available virtually year round. It is considered by many to be the best catfish lake in the state. Marinas and boat launch areas are available to the public. Come visit Truman Lake real soon and bring the whole family and some fishing tackle. For those who enjoy fishing from the bank, there is over 950 miles of shoreline. Those who prefer to fish from a canoe, kayak, bass boat, pontoon or other fishing boats, there is plenty of easy access.

Primary fish species residing in Truman Reservoir

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Largemouth bass Spotted bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Blue catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye White Bass Striped bass Hybrid Striped Bass Paddlefish

Truman Reservoir Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Cozy Corners RV Park - 660 885-8824

Sparrowfoot Campground - 660 885-7546

Bucksaw Campground - 660 477-3402

Windsor Crossing Campground - 660 477-9275

Long Shoal Campground - 660 438-2342

Shawnee Bend Campground - 660 438-7317

Deerrest Camppark Campground - 660 438-6005

Turkey Creek RV Park - 660 428-2358

Berry Bend North Horse Park Campground - 660 438-3812

Berry Bend South Park Campground - 660 438-3872

Truman Reservoir MO Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Truman Reservoir
Harry S Truman State Park
28761 State park Road West
Warsaw, MO 65366
660 438-7711

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