Adventure in Fort Scott

Lake Fort Scott

Lake Fort Scott Fort Scott KS 66701

Nestled in a lush, heavily wooded, and rural setting teaming with wildlife, the 352-acre Fort Scott Lake provides residential living as well as public boat loading ramps for fishermen and water-skiers with restricted areas for all three.


Lake Fort Scott features lakeside campsite areas, shelter houses, and picnic areas available to residents and visitors. The lake is also the site of annual sailboat regattas for the Fort Scott Sailing Club and serves as a reservoir for city and rural water systems.


The lake provides many hours of recreation for anglers and is stocked annually with:

  • Blue Gill
  • Channel Cat
  • Crappie
  • Muskie
  • Small Mouth Bass
  • Walleye

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