Gale (Larry R) Access

About this Area

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(573) 346-2210
Total Acres

The Larry R. Gale Access is located in Camden County. The Larry R. Gale Access, on the Niangua Arm of the Lake of the Ozarks, provides public access and boat launching facilities.

The boat launch is lighted and is open all hours on a year-round basis. Facilities include parking for 50 vehicles and boat trailers, a two-lane launching ramp, courtesy docks, disabled-accessible privies, a disabled-accessible fishing dock and disabled-accessible walkways, which connect parking, privies, and other facilities.

The Conservation Department purchased 195 acres for the Larry R. Gale Access in 1988. The Access was developed and opened to the public in 1991.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Hunting
    • Deer,
    • Quail,
    • Rabbit,
    • Squirrel,
    • Turkey
  • Fishing
    • Black Bass,
    • Catfish,
    • Crappie,
    • Sunfish,
    • Walleye/Sauger,
    • White Bass
  • Trails
    • Hiking
  • Boat LandingBoat Landing
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • Fishing Dock (Disabled Accessible)Fishing Dock (Disabled Accessible)
  • Managed Public WaterbodyManaged Public Waterbody
  • Parking LotParking Lot
  • Privy (Disabled Accessible)Privy (Disabled Accessible)
  • Hiking TrailHiking Trail
  • 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
From Camdenton, take Highway 54 west 4 miles to Route AA, then north 2.50 miles. At the fire station, turn east onto Koehler Road (AA 101), and go 1 mile to Larry R. Gale Road (AA-101D). Watch for signs.
Seasonal Hunting and Fishing Information