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Lake Elmer Thomas Dam - Medicine Park, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheRadcliffs
N 34° 43.681 W 098° 30.791
14S E 544568 N 3842990
Quick Description: The dam for Lake Elmer Thomas.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 5/27/2015 7:44:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMNZ49
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 4

Long Description:
Elmer Thomas Lake sits on the border of Fort Sill and the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. The dam is on the east side leading into Medicine Park, OK. The Little Medicine Creek and its tributaries flow into the lake from the west side and continue west into the Medicine Creek in Medicine Park. The dam is a concrete gravity dam with a spillway attached to the front. It can be reached from either side, but most easily from State Hwy 49 in Medicine Park.

Elmer Thomas lake is used a fishing and recreational area. Small boats with trolling motors are allowed. There is a water park, RV park, cabins, tent sites, and an archery range on the Fort Sill side.
Waterway where the dam is located: Little Medicine Creek

Main use of the Water Dam: Recreation Area

Material used in the structure: Concrete

Fishing Allowed: yes

Motor Sports Allowed: no

Height of Dam: Not listed

Date built: Not listed

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