US Army Corps of Engineers
Kansas City District

Welcome to Pomme de Terre Lake

Please Wear It is asking visitors nationwide to take part in their #VestBumpChallenge. We captured our District Commander, Col. Hannan, with Bobber the Water Safety Dog taking the challenge! Watch the video below. Life jackets save lives. Help spread the word, have fun and take the challenge! #VestBumpChallenge!
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/.
Moving Firewood Transports TreeKilling Insects & Diseases. Remember to acquire your firewood locally near the campground or use certified pest free firewood.
The objective of natural resource management at Pomme de Terre Lake is to fully consider the recreation and resource potential that may be afforded on project property and to capitalize on that potential for the benefit of the wildlife and the enjoyment of the public on a sustained basis.
This is a view of the lake and control tower while the lake was being constructed.
This is a look at what the lake and control tower looks like today.
Beautiful view of the river, downstream from the stilling basin.

Outdoor Recreation

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Contact Pomme De Terre Lake

Pomme de Terre Project Office
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
23697 County Road 218
Hermitage, MO 65668

Tel: 417-745-6411
Fax: 417-745-2101

Email: Pomme.De-Terre@usace.army.mil

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Pomme de Terre Lake News Releases

Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas in observance of Veterans Day
11/6/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,850 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in observance of Veterans Day, November 11....

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Camping

  • Electric with water site - $22/day
  • Premium Electric site - $20/day
  • Basic Electric site - $18/day
  • Premium Non-electric site - $16/day
  • Basic Non-electric site - $14/day
  • Shoulder Season - $10/day (All Site)   
    •  All Parks - (Oct. 1 - Nov. 1 and Mar. 15 - Apr. 15)
  • Off-season camping (Nov. 1 - Mar 15) - free

Day-Use

  • Corps boat ramps - $5.00/day
  • Corps beach - $1.00/person or $5.00/car
  • children 12 and under are free
  • Annual Day-Use Permit - $40.00/year

Shelters

  • Shelters - $20 or $30/day

 

The Project Office is open to the public Monday - Friday from 7:30am - 4:00pm. During the summer months it is open on Saturday and Sunday by appointment only.
The Pomme de Terre Lake Project is regulated by Title 36 CFR 327 governing public use of Corps of Engineers water resources development projects. For a list of all rules and regulations please reference this link.