Loggers Lake Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located deep in the interior forests of Shannon county, this campground is situated along the south-east shore of 22 acre Logger's Lake. Constructed in 1942, this spring-fed lake is maintained as a fishery, and is a destination for anglers looking for non-motorized boating and quiet bank fishing. There are 14 campsites, each with table, lantern post, tent pad, and fire ring. Fresh water is available from April to October 1, and vault toilets are available. The Day Use area has a small swimming beach, boat ramp, picnic tables, and 2 small pedestal grills. A separate vault toilet is nearby also.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open seasonally from April 1 through October 31.  Walk in only November 1 through March 31, 6:00 AM - 10:00PM; with only registered campers overnight. Check out time: 2:00PM. Quiet Hours are 10:00 PM - 6:00AM. 
Fees 8$ per day camping, $2 per day parking/day use
Permit Info: State fishing regulations apply
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Electric boat motors only
Closest Towns: Bunker
Water: Pressurized Drinking Water available April through October
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Campground Host onsite April through October

General Information

Directions: From the junction of MO A Hwy and Hwy 72, go 1/4 mile west on A Hwy to Dent Co Rd 565 (Lincoln Ave). Go south on 565 6 miles to FR 2193. Turn left on 2193 for 1 mile to Logger's Lake


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

The campground area is located on the southeast shore and most sites have a view of the lake, with only light vegetation in between.  There are 14 sites, with table, fire ring, and some offer lantern posts. Drinking water and vault toilets are centrally located.

RV Camping


The campground is first come-first serve, so you may want to arrive early to get a site on busy weekends. 

A Campground Host is usually available for information, and is located on west side of the lake.  Can accommodate up to 34' RVs. No individual hookups available at this location. Pressurized water system.


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