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Welcome to Milford Lake

The Milford Lake Corps of Engineers manage an agricultural leasing program that is beneficial to local farmers as well as area wildlife.
Natural Resource Management
The Milford Lake Corps of Engineers manage an agricultural leasing program that is beneficial to local farmers as well as area wildlife.
Milford Lake has 15,700 surface acres of water and 163 miles of shoreline, making it the largest in Kansas.
Construction of the dam began July 13, 1962, five years later the multipurpose pool elevation of 1144.4 m.s.l. (mean sea level) was reached.

Outdoor Recreation

Contact Milford Lake

Milford Project Office
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
5203 North K-57
Junction City, Kansas 66441

Phone: (785)238-5714

Email: Milford@usace.army.mil

 

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Visitor Center:

7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Campground Fee Booths:

Wednesday - Sunday 7 a.m. to 8 a.m / 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 15th - September 30th.

As of 23 July 2015, Zones A, B and C of Milford Lake are under a Public Health Warning. Boating and fishing are allowed but swimming is discouraged.   Designated swim beaches in these areas are closed.

A map of the zones of Milford Lake can be found here.