Lake Pomme de Terre is located in Hickory and
Polk Counties and an hour from Bennett Springs State Park. It is easily
accessible from Hwy 65 which runs north and south and Hwy
which runs east and west.
The 8,000 acre lake is horseshoe shaped, with the dam
being in the middle. Mile markers are located on each arm, P identifying the
Pomme Arm and L to identify the Lindley Arm.
The Lindley Arm is approximately 12-13 miles long and
the Pomme arm is about 16-16.5 miles long.
The lake has several areas to fish standing timber as
well as submerged timber several banks with sand, pea gravel and chuck rock as
well as deep bluffs. There are also man-made fish attractors placed
strategically throughout the lake that are marked with green signs located on
Anglers have the opportunity to catch bass, walleye, catfish, crappie and