Truman Lake

Truman Lake, with its official name of Truman Reservoir, spreads into portions of three counties, Benton, Henry, and St. Clair, 100 miles southwest of St. Louis in western Missouri. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' (USACE) owns Truman Lake, and the Harry S. Truman Project Office manages it. President Harry S. Truman is this lake's namesake.  More Lake Information

Truman Lake Camping

Deer Rest Campground

A well-kept campground with primitive tent sites for $16/night, RV sites for $35/night with water, sewer & electricity, and a basic camper site for $30/night. The campground has added more 46 hookup sites...

Berry Bend South Park

Berry Bend South Park offers two loops--Loop B and Loop C. There are seven fairly roomy campsites with complete hookups including 50-amp electricity, water, and sewage. The B loop has a flush toilet but no...

Sparrowfoot Campground

The Sparrowfoot Campground is located in the western Missouri hills on the Grand River Arm of the Harry S. Truman Lake. It offers 83 campsites and 56 of which have 50-amp electric hookups and 27 of which have...

Turkey Creek RV Park

Turkey Creek RV Park & Campground is located near the center of Missouri of Lake of the Ozarks. It is equipped with a 30/50 amp electric site with water and sewage hookups. It also has tent campsites,...

Bucksaw Campground

Bucksaw Campground is located on the Grand River Arm of Harry S. Truman Lake. It offers 146 campsites in total. There are 17 primitive sites, 70 sites with water and 50-amp electric hookups, 14 sites with...

Truman Lake Marinas


Sterett Creek Marina provides plenty of space for your boats, trailers, and additional cars as well as easy access to the lake. It also offers overnight covered and uncovered slips with the option to have...

Bucksaw Resort & Marina

Bucksaw Resort & Marina is a full-service marina that provides nightly and seasonal slip rents, boat rentals, and expert fishing guide services. Aside from these, it also hosts fishing tournaments and can...

Longview Lake Marina

It offers boat rentals, fuel, overnight slip rentals, annual slip rental, bait and tackle, convenience store, lake boat ramps, fenced boat storage, and dock fishing that is only available every Monday,...

Long Shoal Marina

A full-service marina offering dry dock storage for many types of boats, overnight and annual rental of covered & uncovered slips, and pontoon boat rentals that is good for 12 seating. It also provides...

Osage Bluff Marina

The first marina opened in October 1982 in Truman Lake. It provides overnight covered slip rentals equipped with electricity for charging batteries. There's also a fuel, restaurant, convenience store, and bait...

Truman Lake What To Do

Dam Restaurant & Lounge

Dam Restaurant offers home-cooking style foods with good prices and lots of food options. They offer salads, chicken, pork tenderloin, beef, side dishes, sandwiches and burgers, and more. A nice place to go as...

The Yellow Deli Warsaw

The Yellow Deli serves unique and nutritious food. They offer hot steamed deli sandwiches with their own bread & rolls. For veggie lovers, they offer Veggie Burger or Yellow Submarine and salads, too. A...

Warsaw Antique Mall

Over 75 booths for one-of-a-kind crafts, memorabilia, and antiques are stored here. All vintage items are found here with good prices and cool treasures. All staff is welcoming and has a clean place.

Primitive Olde Crow & Winery

Primitive Olde Crow & Winery is well-known for signature wines. For a non-wine lovers, they also offer seasonal drink and beers to enjoy. Aside from beverages, they accommodate wedding venue, host live...

Harry S. Truman State Park

Harry S. Truman State Park provides plenty of activities for vacations or quick getaways. It features a campground, marina, fishing and boating spot, picnic space, and hiking paths, and it's a haven for a...

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Truman Lake Current Weather Alerts

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Truman Lake Weather Forecast


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 85

Thursday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 57



Hi: 81

Friday Night


Lo: 51



Hi: 81

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 56


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 85

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 57

Truman Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 5/25: 706.20 (+0.20)