Lake Istokpoga, Istokpoga Park Boat Ramp & Lake Istokpoga Park

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Lake Istokpoga

Nearly 28,000 acres, lake Istokpoga is one of the best fishing lakes and the fifth largest lake in the state of Florida. Anglers travel from all over the state and nation to fish Istokpoga. Birds of many species fly its massive boundaries and alligators of all sizes roam its marshy flatlands. The average depth of Lake Istokpoga is four to six feet, and it is fed by two creeks, Arbuckle and Josephine.

Lake Istokpoga Grid Map
(Compliments of the Friends of Istokpoga Lake Association, Inc.)

Lake Istokpoga Boat Ramp

Highlands County Partner Agency Ownership/Access Government Owned for General Public Use

Latitude 27° 26.5476’ Longitude 81° 17.1792’


Water Type

Ramp Construction
Poured in Place Concrete

Ramp Condition
Good to Excellent

Ramp Capacity
Single Lane 0
Double Lanes 2

Vehicle with Trailer 45
Vehicle Only 0
Handicap with Trailer 2
Handicap Vehicle Only 1

Parking Surface

Parking Condition


Lake Istokpoga Park

Has many amenities that attracts daily activities including picnic and fishing, as well as fishing tournaments.

  • Picnic Facilities
  • Bathrooms
  • Nature Trails
  • Large Fishing Pier and Boardwalk
  • Double Boat Ramp

Destination Features

  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Ramp
  • Hiking