Lake Showme (Memphis)

Driving Directions

From Memphis, take Highway 136 west 2 miles, then Lake Showme Drive (gravel) south 1 mile.

Highlights

Facilities features: two boat ramps, fishing dock, improved camping, picnic areas, pavilion, fishing jetty, and Lake Showme (225 acres). Memphis Range: a static target firearm range is located east of the dam, trap and skeet overlay field is located on the southwest corner of the lake. For more details on the ranges see the link at the bottom of this page.

General Information

Northeast

Scotland

660-785-2420

Agreement

City of Memphis

City Administrator 660-465-7285

  • The City of Memphis owns this area and is responsible for all area maintenance. For more information about facilities or other authorized activities call 660-465-7285.

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Crappie Good population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. Walleye 
Fishing - Sunfish Good population. Redear and Bluegill  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Lake - Concrete   Lake Showme   
Dock - Boat/Courtesyaccessible   
Dock - Fishingaccessible  Disabled accessible fishing dock. 
Parking Lotaccessible   
Privy/Restroomaccessible   

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake or Pond Lake Showme 225.00 acres Motors in excess of 10 horsepower operated at slow, no-wake. 

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 225.00  
Total Area Acres:280.00 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

092*14.384

40*26.126

Privy

Unstaffed

Varies

By appt/shotgun

Click Shooting Ranges for more information.

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