Lake Eufaula, Oklahoma’s largest lake, is located in southeastern Oklahoma and the city of Eufaula is at the heart of Lake Eufaula. Covering 105,500 surface acres with over 800 miles of shoreline. Lake Eufaula is a precious Oklahoma resource.
Visitors to Lake Eufaula will be amazed at the wide variety of activities that can be enjoyed both on the water and on the shore.
For fun on the water, Lake Eufaula has multiple marinas and rentals are available at some for houseboats, pontoon boats, ski boats, and paddle boats. The marinas on the lake also provide boating accessories and groceries to ensure visitors are prepared on their outing. For visitors who bring their own boat, there are many boat ramps available for easy access. Enjoy the action of water sports including skiing, wakeboarding, and tubing while speeding across the lake, or relax on a slowly-moving pontoon boat. Canoe and kayak rentals are also available at Lake Eufaula.
Fishing is a favorite pastime at Lake Eufaula. Tournaments are held every year and fishermen come from all around to compete for bragging rights. Fishing at Lake Eufaula is a year-round sport, and some marinas feature enclosed, heated docks for fishing in comfort during winter. Bait and fishing supplies are available at the marinas. Fish that can be found in Lake Eufaula include white bass, catfish, crappie, and striper, among others.
There are also many things to see and do on Lake Eufaula’s shores. Many different species of wildlife call the area their home, and can often be seen in their natural habitat. The nature center in Eufaula State Park is a great place to learn about these animals. Miles of hiking, biking, equestrian, and ATV riding trails can be explored around Lake Eufaula. In the 31,800 acres of public hunting areas near the lake, deer, quail, geese, and ducks can be found. Lake Eufaula State Park and Arrowhead State Park both offer beautiful 18-hole golf courses. Visitors can also enjoy playgrounds and swimming beaches along the shores of Lake Eufaula.
Not many communities actually sit right on the edge of the largest lake in Oklahoma. Eufaula, Oklahoma has that distinct advantage. Lake Eufaula encompasses more than 600 miles of shoreline and is the host to fishing tournaments on a weekly basis from February to November. We not only attract great fishing but we are a lake for boating, cruising, sailing, paddle boarding, jet skiing, wakeboarding, parasailing, water skiing, with so much lake surface there is something for everyone. We can say the same for the town of Eufaula, we have a variety of quaint shops, good eateries, and a community that’s ready to take it to the next level. We invite you to stay, play, and live in Eufaula.
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Our newest attraction to Eufaula is the Eufaula Area Museum. Opened in April 2017, it showcases our history and the history of the area. Located at 106 Selmon Road, it’s open Saturdays, from 10 a.m. – 2p.m. For more information visit: eufaulaareamuseum.org or call 402-639-4772.