This area is experiencing a drought which may affect fishing and boat ramp access. Before you go, check the current lake level or contact the controlling authority for current conditions.
Location: 29 miles from Wichita Falls in
southern Archer County
Surface area: 6,028 acres
Maximum depth: 48 feet
Current Lake Level
Conservation Pool Elevation: 1,045 ft. msl
Fluctuation: 6 feet
Normal Clarity: 1-2 feet visibility
Reservoir Controlling Authority
City of Wichita Falls
1300 7th Street
Wichita Falls, Texas 76307
Extremely limited in this turbid lake
Predominant Fish Species
All species are currently managed under statewide regulations.
Rip-rap, rocky points, and islands
Bass tend to be shallow off points and islands. Catfish can be found throughout the reservoir but best catches are from the upper part. Crappie are popular off the Kickapoo fishing barge (fee required) using jigs and minnows.