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Wappapello Lake Sponsored by
Date 11-Sep-15
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Conditions : Wappapello: Water Level (Range): -none- Water Type: clear Fish Reported: Black Bass: Fair Crappie: Fair Bluegill: Fair Channel Catfish: Fair 359.88'; black bass fair on soft plastics and spinnerbaits early and late in the day; crappie fair on minnows and jigs; channel catfish fair using live baits and worms on jug lines and trotlines at night; bluegill fair on crickets and worms along shoreline; anglers should note the 9" minimum length limit regulation for crappie on Wappapello Lake; recorded lake level and other information can be received by calling the Wappapello Lake Information Hotline at 573-222-8139

Reported by: Missouri Dept of Conservation

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About: - Nestled in the southeast region of Missouri, Lake Wappapello State Park offers a variety of recreation opportunities ranging from an exciting day on Lake Wappapello to a quiet stroll through the Ozark forest.

Lake Wappapello is popular with fishermen who cast their lines in hopes of reducing the excellent population of white bass, crappie and bluegill, as well as largemouth bass and catfish. Water enthusiasts will also enjoy swimming, boating and water skiing. The park features a swimming beach and paved boat ramps.

The park is a popular fishing spot and offers a wide variety of fish species. Common types caught are crappie, bass and catfish. Fishing is allowed in all areas of the park except at or near boat ramps and the swimming beach. Even though most areas close at dark, the facility allows night fishing at specific locations throughout the park. The best fishing months at this park tend to be May, June, September and October.

On-shore recreation options include miles of hiking, backpacking, equestrian and all-terrain bicycle trails. Visitors can enjoy lunch in two picnic areas, which include picnic sites, shelters and playground equipment.

Two campgrounds -- one perched on the ridge and one nestled near the lake -- offer basic and electric hookup campsites, hot showers, modern restrooms and laundry facilities. Eight modern cabins with kitchens, perfect for families, can be reserved by contacting the park office.

Lake Wappapello State Park provides a pleasant atmosphere for a myriad of park visitors whether they are looking to fish, boat, camp or just enjoy an afternoon barbecue and an evening sunset.

Boat Launch

The park has three boat launches available for visitor usage. They are located at Asher Creek Campground, the old marina and just past cabin 8 at the Allison Point day-use area. The first two are concrete ramps and the third is a dirt launch. There is a courtesy dock located at the old marina launch. There are no launch fees or motor restrictions.

  • White Bass
  • Crappie
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Catfish
  • Bluegill

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