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Foss

Operator: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Biologist: Luke Taylor, 580-474-2668

Directions: From Clinton, OK 23 miles west on Highway 73

Area Description/Facilities: Foss Lake is surrounded by Foss State Park, full RV hook-ups, a swimming area, fishing docks, a marina with a cafe are available.

Physical Description: 
8,800 surface acres  
capacity 436,812 acre ft. 
average depth 23 feet         

Species of Interest: Hybrid Striped Bass, Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Crappie, Channel Catfish.

Management Practices: Fall gillnetting every year to evaluate fish population. Cedar trees are added to refurbish existing habitats.

Link to Lake Website: https://www.usbr.gov/gp/recreation/fossrec.html