Cameron (Century Lake)

About this Area

Total Acres
25.0

This 25-acre lake was constructed around 1907 as a water supply for Cameron. This lake is surrounded by 23 acres of forest and old fields and sits adjacent to two additional city reservoirs (see Sunrise Lake and Eagle Lake). Century Lake provides fishing opportunities for largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and channel catfish. Channel catfish are stocked periodically by the Conservation Department.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
    • Black Bass,
    • Catfish,
    • Crappie
  • Boat LandingBoat Landing
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • Managed Public WaterbodyManaged Public Waterbody
  • Parking LotParking Lot
  • PrivyPrivy
  • BoundaryBoundary

Hours of Operation

Area Hours
Sunday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Directions
From Cameron, take Highway 36 west 0.50 mile to Reservoir Road, then north 0.50 mile to the lake.
Area Regulations