Lake Wawasee

Lake Size3,006 acres
Max Depth81 feet
Avg Depth22 feet
Watershed Size24,448 acres
InletsLauner Creek, Dillon Creek, Turkey Creek, Lake Papakeechie Outlet
OutletsSyracuse Lake
AccessPublic; Hatchery Rd. and CR 1000N
RecreationBoat, Ski, Fish
Lake BottomGravel, muck, sand
Best FishingBluegill, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Pumpkinseed, Redear, Rock Bass, Yellow Perch
Lakefront/ Channelfront Total Gross Assessed Value (2012)$1,286,672,696
Fish Consumption AdvisoryBullhead - 15+" - Group 3

Data and Research Specific to Lake Wawasee

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Indiana Clean Lakes Program

Indiana Department of Natural Resources


Data and Research that Includes Lake Wawasee

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation