East Lake Tohopekaliga

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East Lake Tohopekaliga
St Cloud FL East Lake Toho01.jpg
Location Osceola County, Florida
Coordinates 28°17′50″N 81°16′53″W / 28.29722°N 81.28139°W / 28.29722; -81.28139Coordinates: 28°17′50″N 81°16′53″W / 28.29722°N 81.28139°W / 28.29722; -81.28139
Primary inflows Boggy Creek
Basin countries United States
Surface area 11,968 acres (4,843 ha)
Max. depth 70 ft (21 m)
Settlements St. Cloud, Narcoossee, Runnymede
Lake Tohopekaliga
Map showing the location of Lake Tohopekaliga
Map showing the location of Lake Tohopekaliga
Location Osceola County, Florida, USA
Nearest city St. Cloud, Florida
Coordinates 28°17′50″N 81°16′53″W / 28.29722°N 81.28139°W / 28.29722; -81.28139
Area 11,968 acres (48.43 km2)

East Lake Tohopekaliga (East Lake Toho for short) is a lake in Osceola County, Florida, United States. It is the primary inflow of Boggy Creek, which rises in the Orlando International Airport at 70 feet (21 m) above sea level. Three places surround the lake, they are St. Cloud on the south shore, Narcoossee and Runnymede on the east shore.

The lake covers an area of 11,968 acres (48.43 km2) and is almost 5 miles (8.0 km) in diameter (about the diameter of Blue Cypress Lake in Indian River County, 50 miles (80 km) to the southeast), making it the 2nd largest lake in Osceola County, after Lake Tohopekaliga, which is linked by Canal 31 (St. Cloud Canal).

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