Lake Tecumseh

  

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This is a very shallow (approximately 4 feet of less) lake. It was constructed for flood control purposes. Water levels fluctuate widely and sport fish population are marginal. 

At a Glance

Restrictions: Anglers must not use more than 2 poles and each pole must not have more than 2 hooks or lures attached while fishing. Limits
  • Largemouth Bass & Channel Catfish: 6 daily creel limit 
  • Largemouth Bass: 15 minimum length.
Motor Restrictions:  Motor use is limited to a maximum of ten horsepower.
Information Center: There are no camping sites located at the lake Species Present:  Bluegill-Largemouth Bass-Channel Catfish-Crappie. Seasons:  Open year round. Vehicle Access:  A gravel road provides fair access to the lake. Boat Access:  An unimproved boat launch provides boat access to the lake. Fishing from small carry in boats fitted with electric motors is the perferred way to fish this lake.

General Information

Directions:

To reach this remote Hardin County lake, visitors must travel several miles of remote unimproved gravel roads. Contact the Vienna Ranger District for directions at (618) 658-2111.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Lake and Pond Fishing


Hunting

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Water Activities

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.484813

  Longitude : 
-88.327188

 



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