Harry S Truman State Park Article

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Harry S Truman State Park
Bluff Ridge Overlook @ Truman Lake State Park - panoramio.jpg
The park's Bluff Ridge Overlook
Map showing the location of Harry S Truman State Park
Map showing the location of Harry S Truman State Park
Location in Missouri
Map showing the location of Harry S Truman State Park
Map showing the location of Harry S Truman State Park
Harry S Truman State Park (the US)
Location Benton, Missouri, United States
Coordinates 38°16′45″N 93°26′14″W / 38.27917°N 93.43722°W / 38.27917; -93.43722
HARRY S TRUMAN STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

38°16′45″N 93°26′14″W / 38.27917°N 93.43722°W / 38.27917; -93.43722
[1]
Area1,440 acres (5.8 km2) [2]
Elevation778 ft (237 m) [1]
Established1976 [3]
Named forThe 33rd President of the U.S.
Governing bodyMissouri Department of Natural Resources
Website Harry S Truman State Park

Harry S Truman State Park is a public recreation area occupying 1,440 acres (580 ha) on a peninsula on Truman Lake, a 55,600-acre (22,500 ha) impoundment of the Osage River, near Warsaw, Missouri. The state park offers boating, fishing, swimming, hiking trails, and campgrounds. [4]

References

  1. ^ a b "Harry S Truman State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Harry S Truman State Park: Data Sheet" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. November 2017. Retrieved May 1, 2018.
  3. ^ "State Park Land Acquisition Summary". Missouri State Parks. Retrieved May 1, 2018.
  4. ^ "Harry S Truman State Park". Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved September 29, 2014.

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