Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area (LETRA)

Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area (LETRA) 7463 Deer Creek Canyon Rd
Fort Sill, OK 73503

Phone: 580-442-5854
Fax: 580-442-8184

Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area (LETRA) is Fort Sill’s premier recreation destination.  Located within close proximity to the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge and Medicine Park, LETRA features a no-wake lake with year round camping availability, cabins and summer recreational activities.  Facilities at LETRA include a boat ramp, picnic areas, beaches and swimming areas.  Visitors to LETRA will enjoy a wide range of activities including fishing, hiking, biking, mini-golf, bird watching, volleyball and even scuba diving. 

LETRA is available for camping year ...

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  • Discounts: Military Discount

  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Camp Store, Campsites, Credit Cards Accepted, Dump Station, Elec. 30 Amp, Elec. 50 Amp, Full Hookups, Gift Shop, Grills, Handicapped Parking, Lake/River View, Laundry, Meeting Space Available, Outdoor Grills, Pets Allowed, Picnic Area, Playground, Pull Thru Sites, Restaurant on site, Restrooms, Showers, Swim Beach, Water Hookup

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Group Rates Available

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-44

  • Location: Countryside, Lakefront, Recreation Area

  • On-site Activities: Biking, Boating, Canoeing/Rafting/Kayaking, Fishing, Hiking, Swimming, Watchable Wildlife

  • Rentals: Canoe Rental, Fishing Boat Rental, Fishing Gear Rental, Kayak Rental, Paddleboat Rental

  • Room Amenities: Balcony/Deck, Climate Control, Coffee Maker, Hair Dryer, Kitchen Facilities, Microwave, Refrigerator

  • Room Type: 1-Bedroom Units, 2-Bedroom Units, Double

  • Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)

  • Tour Information: Self-guided tours





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RV sites, cabins, tent camping, fishing and miniature golf are open year round. LETRA country store open Tue-Sun 9am-6pm.

Call ahead for directions. Directions change according to which gate is open on Fort Sill.

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From Alex Chen on 09/01/14

It is very good place, but I forget to take my credit card after I buy the water

From Sgt. Ric Solomon on 12/31/12

My own lil heaven in Earth

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