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Lake Harris In Florida

Lake Harris, Florida

Boating, camping and fishing.

Boating and great fishing are the main draws at Lake Harris, a 13,800-acre lake located in the central part of Florida, immediately south of Leesburg. Harris Lake, aka: Harris Chain of Lakes or Ocklawaha Chain of Lakes, has over 40 miles of shoreline for exploring, fishing and other recreation. The lake is ideal for all type of boats from canoes and kayaks to sophisticated fishing boats, pleasure boats and speed boats. Marinas, stores, restaurants and shopping are all available at or nearby the lake. Bass, striped bass, crappie, sunfish, chain pickerel and gar all reside here awaiting anglers. Bank fishing is available from a few locations around the lake at parks, campgrounds and nearby several boat launch ramp areas.

Area Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES


Holiday Travel Resort Campground - 352 787-5151

Fisherman Cove RV Park - 352 343-1233

Banana Cove Marina & RV Park - 352 343-7951

Harris Chain of Lakes Map


Fish species found in Lake Harris include largemouth bass, channel catfish, white catfish, black crappie, bluegill, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, spotted sunfish, warmouth, striped bass, bowfin, chain pickerel and longnose gar.

Largemouth bass Channel catfish White catfish Black crappie Bluegill Redbreast Sunfish Redear Sunfish Spotted Sunfish Warmouth Sunfish Striped bass Bowfin Chain pickerel Longnose gar

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Local Contact Information

Fisherman Cove RV Park
3950 N Eichelberger Rd
Tavares, FL 32778
352 343-1233

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