Missouri, home to over 80 lakes, has a lake for everyone. The lakes in Missouri cover approximately 1 millions surface acres with 8,322 miles of shoreline. Truman Lake is Missouri’s largest lake with 55,600 surface acres, it is just slightly bigger than the Lake of the Ozarks. The Lake of the Ozarks is considered one of the prime lake resort destinations in Missouri. The Lake of the Ozarks boasts activities such as boating, golfing, fishing, plus lots of restaurants and lodging right on the lake.
There are numerous other popular lakes like Lake Wappapelo, Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, Bull Shoals Lake, and Mark Twain Lake just to mention a few among all the beautiful Missouri lakes. Most of these lakes also have campgrounds where nature lovers can play in the great outdoors, or just sip hot chocolate by the campfire.
So pack up the car, grab your fishing pole, and visit a Missouri Lake today!
Check out our list of Missouri lakes below. If you have pictures of any of these Missouri lakes and would like us to post them, you can upload them on the appropriate page below or email them to us at: photos @ outdoorsmo.com
Lakes with this icon next to the name have pictures.