Lake Istokpoga, Lake Istokpoga Windy Point Boat Ramp & Windy Point Park


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. Trailer parking outnumbers car parking, which about 80 trailer spaces. Windy Point Park hosts fishing events throughout the year. This is a pretty park, and we strolled the nature trail around a small lake, where a man and his children were fishing from the deck. The trail is not long, and it’s an easy, flat paved path.

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

Lake Istokpoga Windy Point Boat Ramp

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

Latitude 27° 18.4068’ Longitude 81° 18.7758’


Water Type

Ramp Construction
Poured in Place Concrete

Ramp Condition
Good to Excellent

Ramp Capacity
Single Lane 2

Vehicle with Trailer 73
Vehicle Only 26
Handicap with Trailer 4
Handicap Vehicle Only 4

Parking Surface

Parking Condition


Windy Point Park

Located on the south side of Lake Istokpoga has many amenities for outdoor enthusiasts.

  • Double Boat Ramps
  • Restrooms
  • Picnic Facilities
  • Nature Trail
  • Youth Fishing On-site

Destination Features

  • Handicap Accessible
  • Boat Ramp