Lakes & Rivers

Crawford County has several man-made lakes, two always intended for recreational purposes, numerous others originally dug for mining but returned to nature.

Bone Creek Reservoir

840 N 200th St, Arcadia, KS 66711
(620) 231-3173
A young body of water established in 1996. The reservoir is ideal for fishing, stocked with monster-size largemouth bass, catfish, walleye and crappie.
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Crawford State Fishing Lake #2

Crawford State Fishing Lake #2

1 W Lake Rd, Farlington, KS 66734
(620) 362-3671
150 acre lake locally known as Crawford Lake & Farlington Lake. Includes sandy swimming beach, 2 boat ramps, & multiple docks. Ideal for boats, canoes & kayaks.
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Mined Land Public Wildlife Area: Pittsburg (Fishing)

Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-3173
An easy to access popular fishing & picnicking spot. Area donated by a mining company in 1926. Includes a 1950’s era picnic shelter & 5 boat ramps.
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Neosho State Fishing Lake

3645 Scott Rd, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Created in 1927, this 92 acre lake features 18 fishing piers, a cement ramp, 3 walking trails, two vault toilets, a shelter house, & 3 primitive camping.
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