US Army Corps of Engineers
Kansas City District

Welcome to Harry S. Truman Lake

Attention boaters! Check out the new SOBOS mobile app providing info about normal, non-accident based recreational boaters designed to reduce recreational boating accidents. Learn more online at https://www.sobos.org/.
The Visitor Center is a great place to get information about recreational opportunities at Truman Lake: camping, boating, fishing, hunting, swimming, hiking, birding, water sports.... The opportunities are endless. The Visitor Center is open daily March 15-October 31. Hours are as follows: 9am-4pm March 15 up to Memorial Weekend; 9am-5pm Memorial Weekend-Labor Day Weekend; 9am-4pm Labor Day-October 31
Fire is an invaluable tool for wildlife habitat management
Moving Firewood Transports TreeKilling Insects & Diseases. Remember to acquire your firewood locally near the campground or use certified pest free firewood.
Riders enjoy Berry Bend Equestrian trails. Berry Bend Equestrian Park is located approximately 8 miles west of Warsaw, MO off Hwy. Z. Equestrian camping, as well as day riding, is available.

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Project Office:

M-F 7:30-4:00

 

Visitor Center: open daily March 15 through October 31

15 March to Memorial Day Weekend 9-4

Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend 9-5

Labor Day Weekend through 31 October 9-4

Contact Harry S. Truman Lake

Harry S. Truman Project Office
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
15968 Truman Road
Warsaw, MO 65355

Tel:  660-438-7317 extension 1
Fax: 660-438-7815

Email: Harry.S.Truman@usace.army.mil

Harry S Truman Lake News Releases

Corps continues to closely monitor flood conditions
3/15/2019
The Kansas City District Emergency Operations Center is currently operating at a Level 2 partial activation. This level represents a partial activation and is designed to collect, evaluate, interpret...
Truman Dam functioning as designed: Open House Wednesday, March 13
3/11/2019
Harry S. Truman dam is functioning as designed and is not currently at risk of a structural failure or overtopping. There are no anticipated changes to routine operations and maintenance activities...
Corps to Host Dam Safety Open House at Truman Lake Visitors Center
3/7/2019
The Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a community open house Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Harry S. Truman Dam Visitors Center, located at Truman...

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