Lake Girardeau is a 162 acre lake, which is located inside the 351 acre Lake Girardeau Conservation Area. The lake was built in 1962 and is now a habitat for a good number of fish including bass, catfish, crappie, and sunfish. The lake has two handicap accessible fishing docks, a boat ramp, and restrooms. It’s […]
Kendzora Lake is within the Anthony and Beatrice Kendzora Conservation Area. This 35 acre lake offers a great habitat for many fish including bass, carp, bullhead, and sunfish. The area consists of cropland that harbors wildlife species, and is seasonally flooded. You will also find waterfowl, and hunting is permitted. The area has limited facilities […]
Pomme de Terre River, which is a tributary of the Osage River, is 130 miles long starting in the Ozarks in Green County. Beginning canoeists will enjoy the slow yet clear Pomme De Terre River, which you can float above or below Pomme de Terre Lake. This river is a part of the Mississippi River […]
Indian Creek Lake is located in Poosey Conservation Area near Chillicothe, MO. This lake offers anglers bluegill, channel catfish, largemouth bass, and white crappie. The area consists of tree covered hill, forests, prairie, and grasslands. Other outdoor fun activities include bicycling, bird watching, camping, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and hunting.
Hunnewell Lake is located in the Hunnewell Lake Conservation Area, which is a beautiful area with cropland, forest, and old fields. There is a fish hatchery that raises various species of fish including channel catfish, largemouth bass, sunfish, and walleye. Around 700,000 fish are hatched there annually, which are then stocked in Missouri ponds and […]
Located in west-central Missouri, the Blackwater River is a tributary of the Lamine River and is about 80 miles long. This river was actually named after an American native word that means “black water”. The Blackwater River is part of the Mississippi watershed and starts in the southwest corner of Lafayette County. It is a […]
Henry Sever Lake is in a conservation area in Knox Missouri. It offers various activities with facilities that cater to the visitors needs. Henry Sever Lake was built in 1960, and is stocked periodically with channel catfish. It is one of the few lakes in Missouri with muskellunge populations, you will also find bass, crappie […]
Like the Big River, the Bourbeuse River is a tributary of the Meramec River in the beautiful Ozarks of Missouri. This river starts near Phelps county and passes through four other counties (Maries, Gasconade, Crawford, and Franklin Counties), before emptying out into the Meramec River near Moselle. This river is about 154 miles long, and […]
Halls Lake is a small reservoir, which is 9.7 miles from Saint Joseph, Missouri. You will find some largemouth bass, bluegill, and crappie here. The best times for fishing is early morning, and a fishing license is required from the Missouri Fish and Wildlife Licensing.
The Black River is a tributary of the White River. It starts from Iron and Reynolds counties and flows down through two other Missouri counties, Wayne and Butler counties, and continues south all the way to Arkansas. It is around 300 miles long, and part of the Mississippi watershed. Popular activities on the Black River […]