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Lake Information for Pomme de Terre Lake


Pomme de Terre Lake was impounded in 1961 and reached full pool in 1963. Pomme de Terre Lake is located approximately 96 km (60 miles) north of Springfield, Missouri. The dam is located at river km 73 (river mile 45.6) on the Pomme de Terre River.

Facilities and Parks: 

There are also a total of four paved boat launch ramps at Pomme de Terre State Park. On the Hermitage side of Pomme de Terre Lake, one is located at the campground and the other is off of the Highway 64 and RD Road entrance to the north side of the park. On the Pittsburg side, there is a boat launch located at the State Park Marina and one by the open picnic shelter. There are no launch fees in the park.

A fishing pier is located in Pomme de Terre Lake State Park on the Pittsburg side.

Fishing Description: 

Fishing in Pomme de Terre Lake includes bass, walleye, catfish, crappie or even muskie. Pomme de Terre Lake is the only lake in Missouri that offers true muskellunge fishing.

Largemouth Bass
Bass Family
Catfish Family
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Pomme de Terre Lake
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Businesses Located Nearby

Bait & Tackle

    J & N Sporting Goods
  • Rr 2 Box 2130 - Hermitage, MO
  • (417) 745-6892

Boat Rental

    Paylor's Boat Covers
  • Highway 254 - Hermitage, MO
  • (417) 745-6653
    Captain Bob's Boat Rental
  • 1233 Jeffries Rd - Osage Beach, MO
  • (573) 365-7000

Vacation Rental

    Eagle's Nest
  • Hc 79 Box 2690 - Pittsburg, MO
  • (417) 852-4301

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