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Clinton Lake In Kansas

Clinton Lake, Kansas

Boating, camping and fishing at Clinton Lake

Conveniently located on the outskirts of Lawrence Kansas, Clinton Lake is an easy destination for boating and fishing enthusiasts. The 7,000-acre lake has decent populations of gamefish and plenty of room for water sports. Several campgrounds, along with general public-access areas around the lake provide access for fishing from the bank. Canoes, kayaks, car-toppers, pleasure boats, pontoons and fishing boats are all popular ways to explore the 85 miles of shoreline. Boat ramp #2 is ADA accessible. A marina, restaurants, camping, lodging, convenience stores and fishing tackle are all available at, or nearby the lake.

Clinton Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES


Clinton State Park Campground - 785 842-8562

Bloomington Campgrounds - 785 843-7665

Hickory Campground - 816 389-2000

Rockhaven Park Equestrian Campground - 785 843-7665

Woodridge Primitive Park Campground - 785 843-7665

Clinton Lake Map


Fish species found in Clinton Lake include smallmouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, white crappie, walleye, white bass and hybrid striped bass.

Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Blue catfish White crappie Walleye White Bass Hybrid Striped Bass

Click here for a Kansas Fishing License.

Contact Information
Clinton State Park
798 N 1415 Rd
Lawrence, KS 66049
785 842-8562

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