Fish Explorer Logo
Florida Fishing
Florida Fishing  
Login Usr:Psd:
No account? Register now...
spacer spacer
The lake page you are viewing is showing limited information. Log in to gain detailed access.

Lake Buffum

Status:  Log in or Register... 04.26.18
Water Tmp: 
  Conditions Report
Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. No reports have been submitted for this lake yet.
Lake Buffum on FishExplorer has 42 historic status updates, available to subscribers.
Need Regional Editor
Need Skipper
Fish Species in Lake Buffum:
Bluegill, Chain Pickerel, Largemouth Bass, plus 6 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
Log in to view campgrounds & boat ramps...
  • Add Fish
  • Weather Hist
  • Forecast
  • Sun & Moon
Google Map
Topo Map
3-D View
Sat. View
Map/Ftr Pic
Member Photos
    No photos have been submitted
Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Crooked Lake  |  Lake Clinch
Lake Buffum
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
Polk County Parks and Recreation Log in to view full details on lakes and rivers on

General Details:

Lake Buffum reaches a depth of 16 feet in some areas. There are two distinct coves on this lake, one on the western shore and the other in the southeastern corner.... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

Going south on 27 turn west (Right onto 640 (Alt-Babson Park Cut Off Rd). Turn south (Left) onto Lake Buffum Rd (Just past R/R Tracks) Follow Lk Buffum Rd around go about 2.8 miles turn left onto Lk Buffum Rd W go about 2.9 miles Turn off to the left onto Lk Buffum Rd S go about 2.3 miles Turn north (Left) onto Doc Lindsey Rd the ramp will be on the right of the dirt road on the south west end of the lake.
Recent Related Content
Clouser Pattern Detailed - New Article (blog) 12.16.11 by Matt Snider Launches California (blog) 09.27.11 by Matt Snider in Florida (blog) 05.04.11 by Matt Snider
Lake Buffum Master Angler Awards
Aggregated Master Angler records are available for FxR+ subscribers.
No Master Angler records were found on FishExplorer associated with Lake Buffum.
Conditions History
Subscribe to FxR+ for private journal history, private fish log, and historical report archives.
Lake Buffum Stocking 2020 to 2022
Log in with your free account to view stocking data for available lakes on
Boat Ramps
Log in for detailed camping and boat ramp information.
Lake Class: 2