• Length: 16 Miles
• Surface Area: 2,529 Acres
• Volume: 22,957 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 52 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 8 Feet
Lake Tarpon is located in Tarpon Springs, Florida, about 10 miles west of Tampa. It is the largest lake in Pinellas County. Public access is widely available on the lake. Anderson Park and Chesnut Park are just two of public access points on the lake. Popular activities on the lake include fishing, boating, and wildlife viewing. Bass fishing brings many anglers to Lake Tarpon's shores. It is actually rated one of the top 10 bass lakes in the state of Florida by FWC fisheries biologists.