Truman Reservoir Management Lands (Tebo Islands)

Driving Directions

No land access. From Tightwad (on Highway 7), take Route PP north to Windsor Crossing boat ramp. Tebo Islands are two miles down (southeast) the lake from the boat ramp.

Highlights

Tebo Islands are accessible only by boat.

About This Area

Harry S. Truman Reservoir management lands consist of 58,133 acres distributed around the reservoir in parts of Henry, Benton, Hickory, and St. Clair counties in west central Missouri. The reservoir lies within the upper Osage River basin where the Ozarks meet the Plains.

Historically, Native Americans occupying this area were principally Osage, Shawnee, and Kickapoo. Early explorers and pioneers making their way west traveled the basin, while the French trapped along the Osage River and traded with the Indians. Place names like Marais des Cygnes, Marmaton, Pomme de Terre, and Thibaut are vivid reminders of the early French influence in the Upper Osage Valley.

General Information

Kansas City

Benton

660-885-6981

Leased

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching   
Hunting-Deer Fair population. See regulations.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  
Trapping with Special Use Permit  Contact the Clinton Office for more information. 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
No Developed Facilities

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake - Shoreline Truman Lake 5.00 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Old Field 193.00  
Total Area Acres:193.00 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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