Lake El Reno

Lake El Reno

Visit Lake El Reno

Great for Camping, Fishing, Swimming, Boating, Picnics and more. Lake El Reno is located just off I 40 and is ideal for a weekend camping or RV trip.

  • The RV park provides full hook-ups and a community restroom.
  • Lake El Reno has two large boat docks and a designated personal watercraft ski area.
  • There is a newly constructed "Beach El Reno" with access to the lake public swimming area.
  • The El Reno Lake Facility is a new public building that provides casual dining and a pro shop for the adjacent Crimson Creek Golf Club.
  • Lake El Reno has a walking trail and asphalt remote-controlled airplane landing strip.
  • Come join us at Lake El Reno for a fun evening, weekend or extended vacation. Fun for the whole family!

Fishing, Boating & Camping Fees and Regulations

Fishing License

Required for ages 16 through 64 years.


  • Resident: $7.00
  • Non-resident: $10.00 


  1. Resident: $20.00
  2. Non-Resident: $25.00 

Senior Citizens age 65+ or Disabled Military Veterans (Documented)

  • Resident: No Fee
  • Non-Resident: Daily - $5.00
  • Non-Resident: Annual - $20.00 

All eligible will need to have a State of Oklahoma Fishing License. A resident is defined as an individual who currently resides within the city limits or has utility services provided by the City of El Reno. (Verification required by state identification or utility bill).

Camping Fees

Daily charge of $5.00 for Tent Camping spot (4 individuals) (additional $2.00 for each camper over 4)

Daily fish limits per person

See signs posted at the East and West boat ramps and the West fishing pier. 

Boating License

Personal Watercraft (any type of boat or ski vehicle)

  • $5.00 Daily
  • $25.00 Annual

Required for Personal Watercraft (any type of boat or ski vehicle) registered under State Law. Operator must be 16 or older. Houseboat not allowed.

Testing Boat

$30.00 Annual for State Licensed Dealer to test any single craft at any time during the year.

ATV/Off Road Vehicle Permits
  • 16 yrs of age $3.00 Daily $15.00 Annual
  • 16 & older $5.00 Daily $20.00 Annual

For use on the all-terrain dirt track at the Lake from 9:00 a.m. to sunset. Must wear a helmet and safety goggles. 

Radio-Controlled Model Flying Field License

$25.00 Annual with proof of liability insurance coverage.

Swimming Permitted

No Fee. Allowed only in designated area between sunup and sundown, and with adult supervision of children under 13 years of age.

Where to Purchase

El Reno City Hall 
101 N. Choctaw 
El Reno, OK 73036

El Reno Pro Shop
801 S. Babcock Dr
El Reno, OK 73036

Ruddies Quick Stop
1524 W. Elm 
El Reno, OK 73036

2400 S. Country Club 
El Reno, OK 73036