Operator: City of McLoud, 405-788-4751
Directions: From I 40, take exit 176, OK-102, head north on S. Mcloud road, OK-102 for .4 miles, turn west on Parkwood road for 2 miles, turn north on Fishmarket Road and follow for .7 miles to boat ramp on right side of a dead-end road. For North Dear Creek Recreation Area. From I 40, Exit 176, OK-102, head north on S McLoud road, OK-102, for 2.4 miles, turn west onto Redskin Rd. for 1 mile then turn back south at S. Arena Rd. for .7 miles. The recreation area will be on the right.
Area Description/Facilities: The lake has two boat ramps, fishing, camping, and swimming. McLoud City boating and fishing fees are required.
Surface Area 1,142 acres
Volume 14,065 acre-feet
Average Depth 11 ft.
Max Depth 31 ft.
Shoreline Length 17 miles
Species of Interest: Crappie, White Bass, Channel Catfish.
Management Practices: Northern Largemouth Bass are stocked periodically.
ODWC Biologist: Michael Hollie, 405-379-5408
Link to Lake Website: https://mcloudok.us/departments