ALLIGATOR LAKE INFORMATION
Alligator Lake is located in Osceola County near Orlando, Florida. The Lake nearest town is St. Cloud, Florida. It’s size is 3,408 Acres. The Lake is part of Kissimmee Chain of Lakes and has Largemouth bass, bluegill & sheelcraker, access C-GATE 33 Ramp off CR 534 Hickory tree road. It is a hidden gem and the spectacular Alligator Chain of Lakes in East Osceola County offers amateur and professional anglers plenty of opportunities to reel in fish and make more fishing dreams come true.
The lake has produce record bass catches, and anglers can also fish for bluegill, black crappie, and Redear sunfish. Fishing is allowed year-round, except during waterfowl hunting periods. As always, a fishing license is required. Anglers can launch boats, kayaks and canoes at three separate ramps, or bank fish from the levees or two fishing docks located near the boat ramps. Common catches include panfish such as Bluegill, Redear sunfish, largemouth bass, gar and bowfin.
BREAK DOWN OF ALLIGATOR LAKE CHAIN
The Alligator Chain of Lakes provides anglers with ample fishing opportunities as its five lakes interconnect. The chain is composed of Alligator Lake with 3,406 acres, Lake Lizzie with 792 acres, Coon Lake with 148 acres, Trout Lake with 273 acres, and Lake Gentry with 410 acres. The chain also connects with the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes thus allowing anglers to experience the fishing opportunities that both chains offer.
In the past, Alligator Chain of Lakes has hosted a variety of amateur fishing competitions, including the popular Big Fish Open. The Big Fish Open is a recreational catch-and-release amateur tournament for children and adults held every fall as part of Kissimmee’s Great Outdoor Days.
For a complete Alligator lake, experience try staying at Alligator Lakeside Inn located @ 6264 Alligator Lake Shore East, St Cloud, Fl. They have very affordable accommodations, boat docks, boat ramp, and a great little restaurant on the water.
NEAR BY THINGS TO DO…
Harmony Golf Preserve is just down the street from Alligator lake, it’s a Johnny Miller Signature Design Golf Course. Harmony Golf Preserve opened in 2002 and is on 260-acres with several lakes. They have some access, mostly private and additional Kayaking, the area is extremely challenging and picturesque surrounded by wetlands. The broad meadows, towering pines, and natural ponds form a stunning course for the golf preserve.
THE TAVERN AT HARMONY
Possibly the best part of Harmony is The Tavern. After a long day on the water at Alligator lake, The Tavern features a menu of locally sourced dishes and globally inspired cuisine infused with the flavors and family recipes of an executive chef.
All served while overlooking the rolling fairways of Harmony’s golf course. The Tavern is the perfect culinary and social scene for any occasion, but conveniently located this activity.
Frequent Asked Question of Alligator Lake
Where is Alligator lake in Florida?
Alligator Lake is located in Osceola County near Kissimmee, Florida. The Lake nearest city is St. Cloud, Florida which is proximally 15 miles or 7.2 miles from the lake.
There are three boat ramps for access; this is a couple of the main access ramps.
Alligator Lakeside Inn
6264 E Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy
St. Cloud, FL 34771
Alligator Lake Canal / C-33 (Osceola County)
4351 Hickory Tree Road (County Road 534)
Is Alligator lake open?
- Yes, Alligator Lake is a state public lake and accessible 24/7. Note, some boats ramps may be privately owned and control the usage times.
Are there Alligators in Alligator lake?
- Yes, Alligator do live in this lake and it has provided a natural habitat for many wildlife animals because of its still semi rural location.
How many acres are in Alligator Lake?
The Alligator Chain of Lakes provides anglers with ample fishing opportunities as its five lakes interconnect. The chain is composed of Alligator Lake with 3,406 acres, Lake Lizzie with 792 acres, Coon Lake with 148 acres, Trout Lake with 273 acres and Lake Gentry with 410 acres.
What county is Alligator Lake in?
Alligator Lake is located in Osceola County near Kissimmee, Florida. Alligator Lake nearest town is St. Cloud, Florida.
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