Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area (LETRA)

Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area (LETRA)
7463 Deer Creek Canyon Rd
Fort Sill
Phone: 580-442-5858
Phone: 580-442-5854

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 include a boat ramp, picnic areas, beaches and swimming areas. Visitors 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 round with several options including RV sites, tent camping, primitive camping and modern cabins. This recreation area also features a double flume waterslide and several playground structures located throughout the park, as well as paddleboat, kayak and canoe rentals.  

The LETRA Country Store offers many camping and recreational items for your stay. The store is stocked with a variety of items including drinks, snacks, fishing tackles, fishing licenses, hats, apparel and often forgotten personal items. Check-in and -out for camping and rentals are also in the store.

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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
Sunday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
RV sites, cabins, tent camping, fishing and miniature golf are open year round. LETRA country store open Wed-Sun 11am-7pm.
Call ahead for directions. Directions change according to which gate is open on Fort Sill.
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