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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

Pomme de Terre Lake News Releases

Don’t end this summer as a number
9/2/2020
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – As we close out the warm summer months this Labor Day weekend the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District encourages you to not end this summer as a statistic and to...
Corps announces temporary closure at Tuttle Creek Cove Park
8/14/2020
MANHATTAN, Kan. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District, has awarded a contract at Tuttle Creek Lake to K & K Industries, Inc., Junction City, Kan. for repair of the Tuttle Creek Cove...
Camp Branch swim beach closed at Smithville Lake for precautionary measure
7/20/2020
KANSAS CITY, Mo. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District identified a potential toxic blue green algae bloom at Smithville Lake near Camp Branch swim beach. As a precautionary measure,...

Welcome to Pomme de Terre Lake

Follow CDC guidelines, even when outdoors. We are not staffed to maintain/clean lake & park areas. Be cautious about touching anything. Sanitize and wash often. Practice social distancing.
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.

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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.