Terms of Service


Camping: Payment must be made before pulling into a vacant camp spot, check availability online or with camp host. Quiet time in campgrounds is 11:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m. Maximum number of consecutive nights to stay in campsites A,B, & D is 14 days and for campsite C the maximum is 28 consecutive days. Campers must vacate for 5 days before starting a new consecutive cycle to allow opportunities for others to camp. No campers or camping related hookups are permit­ted around the stage area or shelter houses except in the closest designated camping site. No camper hookups permitted around shelter house or stage area except in closest designated area.

Primitive Camping: Tent/primitive camping shall have no maximum stay limitations. Electric not available. No camping around shelter house or stage area except in closest designated area.

RV Dump: The RV dump site is located in the City of Anthony (1 mile south of lake on Hwy 2) at 124 S. Lawrence. Located 1 block east at Main and Hwy 2, and 1/2 block south. Dump station is on NE corner of building that sits on the south side of the park.

Docks:  Docks on the shoreline adjacent to lake houses are private property and not accessible to the public.

Trash:  Please keep your camping area clean and dispose of all trash in sealed trash bags at a nearby trash dumpster. No burning of trash.

Fire Rings:  Rings are NOT TO BE MOVED. No burning of cans, glass bottles, or other trash in the fire rings.

Swimming:  Swimming is at your own risk and adults should supervise children. The swimming area is on the south side of the lake. For safety, swimmers please STAY OUT OF THE BOAT TRAFFIC.

Boating/Jet Ski: Annual or daily permits required. Daily permits can be purchased at the boat ramp.  Annual boat permits purchased online will be mailed to your address, please keep your email as proof of purchase until you receive your boating sticker by mail.  Stickers must be placed on front right side of water craft above water line. KS Boaters License required for ages 12-20 to operate water craft. Regulations for operating watercraft shall be K.S.A. Chapter 32 with the following exceptions: Maximum speed 35 mph unless posted otherwise (maximum speed sunset to sunrise shall be "no wake speed"). Travel direction for all watercraft shall be counter clockwise for safety, make sure young drivers know this!  

Stage Area:  Permits are required to use stage area. Contact City Office for permits at 620-842-5434. 

Animals:  Leash laws apply at the lake. Please clean up after your pet. If they need some room to run free, please visit our dog park.

Fireworks: Fireworks are prohibited except in designated areas where they may be fired from June 27th-July 5th 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Golf Carts: Only golf carts and micro utility trucks which have been registered with the Anthony Police Department are permitted at the lake. Call 620-842-5123 for assistance with registration.

Management reserves the right to remove persons from the premise for failure to comply with these rules, police will be contacted and fines can be assessed.


License: Over 16 yrs. must have Kansas fishing license.

Regulations shall be KSA Chapter 32. Largemouth bass-min length 15", 5 per day. Return fish to water under min length. These fish shall have no size limit but the following catch limit: Blue or Channel Cat 10 per day, Flathead Cat 5 per day, Wiper 2 per day.  No one should have more than 3 collective days total in their possession. Fishing is not permitted within 15' of boat ramps. No trotline, set, float, bank, or limb lines permitted.

Fishing by bow and arrow permitted during bow season (see posted fishing rules for more info).

Storm Siren: The lake siren will sound a long steady burst to alert of high wind (>50 mph) or tornado warning.

Power Outage/Water Problems: For problems with your water or power, call 620-914-C1TY (2489). Available 24/7.

Emergency:  Call 911.  Patterson Health Center (hospital) is 3 miles north of lake on Hwy 2.  (620-914-1200)