This Area is owned and maintained by: City of Memphis. The land surrounding the lake and all non-fishing related activities are managed by the City of Memphis. For more information or to report problems, please contact: City of Memphis 660-465-7285. The fishery is managed by MDC.
Hours of Operation
Sun 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Mon 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tue 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wed 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thu 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Fri 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
From Memphis, take Highway 136 west 2 miles, then Lake Showme Drive (gravel) south 1 mile.
Chapter 12 of the Wildlife Code applies to this area. This area is not owned by the Missouri Department of Conservation. The information provided reflects regulations for activities regulated under a cooperative agreement between the Missouri Department of Conservation and the owner of the area. For more information on any activity not listed below, contact the area owner at the phone number listed in the area details section.
3CSR 10-12 109 Closed Hours
This area is closed to public use from 10:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m daily; however, hunting fishing, trapping, dog training, camping, launching and landing boats is allowed 24 hours a day on areas where these activities are permitted.
3CSR 10-12 110 Use of Boats and Motors
Boats may be used on this area.
3CSR 10-12 130 Fishing, General Provisions and Seasons
Fishing is prohibited on some areas managed under a cooperative agreement with the Department, but allowed on others. Special regulations may apply to fishing. To determine the fishing regulations for this area, consult the Missouri Code of State Regulations in Chapter 12 of the Wildlife Code at https://www.sos.mo.gov/cmsimages/adrules/csr/current/3csr/3c10-12.pdf.
3CSR 10-11 150 Target Shooting and Shooting Ranges
A archery, rifle/handgun, or shotgun shooting range is located on this area. This area is not owned by the Missouri Department of Conservation, but is managed under a cooperative agreement between the Department and the owner of the area. Special regulations (including types of firearms/archery equipment allowed, hours of operation, range fees, etc.), may apply. For specific regulations, contact the owner of this area at the phone number listed for this area in the area details section.