Explore two massive lakes, abundant wildlife, and endless outdoor recreational opportunities in Benton County, Missouri.
Truman Lake was built and is operated by the U.S Army Corps of Engineers, and it’s 55,600 acres of open water are perfect for fishing and water sports. There are many lodging options to choose from around Truman Lake. There are also boat ramps access it at many different points.
The upper arm of the Osage Arm flows past the City of Warsaw, and is where Spoonbill snagging happens, where enormous catfish are known to hang out, and the Osage Arm in front of Drake Harbor is a playground for tubers, water skiers and surfers. Access points are Drake Harbor, the City of Warsaw boat ramp, and East Bledsoe Ferry boat ramp.
To give yourself a sense of the area, view this Map of Truman.