Fishing At Truman Lake
AKA: Truman Reservoir, Harry S Truman Lake
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.
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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Truman Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Long Shoal Marina
Rentals: Pontoon boats
Sterett Creek Resort & Marina
Rentals: Bass boats, canoes and pontoon boats
Truman State Park Marina
Rentals: Bass boats and pontoons
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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
Harry S Truman State Park
28761 State park Road West
Warsaw, MO 65366
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Truman Lake offers great fishing plus boat, jet ski and pontoon boat rentals.