Chandler is located on historic Route 66 and I-44 in Central Oklahoma - about an hour to the Tulsa metro and just less than that to the OkC Metro. It is ideally situated on a scenic hilltop in the center of Lincoln County and serves as the county seat of government. Click here to visit the Chandler website and calendar of community events, scroll down for information on our lakes and golf course.
BELL COW LAKE
Bell Cow Lake on Bell Cow Creek was built for flood control, water supply, recreation, and fish and wildlife purposes. Its 2,000 acres, 1,000 filled with water, and four recreation areas are ideal for boating, fishing, swimming, camping, picnicking, and horseback riding. This is the lake you can see from our facilities. Click here to open a new window with information on the Bell Cow riding trails.
FEE SCHEDULE FOR LAKES (through City of Chandler 405-258-3210)
Chandler Lake on Bellcalf Creek was constructed in 1954 and has 129 surface acres and four miles of shoreline. Adjacent to the golf course, this small lake and its surrounding wooded-areas are popular for fishing, hiking, picnicking, and primitive camping. This lake is just about a mile to the Northeast of our facilities.
- Fishing – Individual $3 per day or $15 per year; Senior or Disabled Vet $2 per day or $10 per year
- Boating – Individual $5 daily ($15/Yr), Senior or Disabled Vet $3 daily ($10/yr)
- Horseback riding – Individual Daily $3; Annual Family $15
- Bow and Duck Hunting – Bow $30 (drawn) 2 week season; Duck, $30 season (includes blind), or $10 hunt only.
Duck hunt allows you to use your own boat to travel to and from the blind. A duck hunt permit is issued to an individual and includes the use of one blind for the season. Accompanying hunters are required to purchase a hunting-only permit and to posses written permission from the blind holder to hunt in the holder's blind.
Bow and duck hunt sites on Chandler and Bell Cow lakes are assigned each year by a drawing conducted in August by the Lake Officer. Bag limits and hunting dates are set by Federal or State authorities unless otherwise announced and/or posted at Lake Headquarters.
The Chandler Municipal Golf Course is situated alongside the Chandler lake and is recognized as one of the most challenging and fun 9-hole courses in the state. The course measures 6,364 yards and includes two par 3?s and two par 5?s. Show up early and perfect your short game on the Practice Putting Green; then, loosen up your swing at the Driving Range. Visit the clubhouse for snacks, refreshments, and golf accessories. Cart rentals and club rentals are also available. Call 405-258-3068.