General Info

Located between Cadiz and Uhrichsville, Tappan Lake is great for camping, swimming, boating, fishing and hiking.

Tappan Lake Park and Campgrounds

  • Over 500 campsites (class A full hookups and class A with electric)
  • Swimming beach, concession stand
  • Vacation cabins, camper cabins
  • Activity Center, nature center, special events
  • Laundry, camp store
  • Playground
  • Free Wi-Fi internet access at the Activity Center & Vacation Cabins (1-10)
  • A trail connects the park with the Tappan Wetlands, which has been designated as a watchable wildlife area
  • Park Campground Rules
  • Golf Cart Policy

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available at the Tappan Lake Park vacation cabins and Activity Center

Park Entry Fees: Memorial Day - Labor Day

Once you enter the park you are invited to enjoy park activities and amenities including the trails, playgrounds, picnic areas and the beach which is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Lifeguards are on duty and water toys are available for your enjoyment. (Life jackets are recommended for children)

Gate fee is $5.00 per vehicle

Wednesday and Thursday are families days and the gate fee is $3.00 per vehicle

Firework dates, the entry fee is $8.00 per vehicle

Park Hours: 8am-9pm every day

Beach hours: (Open Memorial Day - Labor Day)

  • Monday - Thursday 11am-7pm
  • Friday - Sunday (and holidays) 10am-8pm

Tappan Lake at a glance:

  • 2,350 acres of water surface
  • 399 horsepower limit
  • 5,000 acres of land
  • Conservation (Normal) Pool Elevation: 899.3 ft. above sea level
  • Two public launch ramps - one near the roadside rest area on U.S. 250, and the other across from Tappan Marina. A third launch ramp is located inside Tappan Lake Park.
  • Check current lake levels

Marina

  • Tappan Lake Marina offers boat sales and service, rentals, docking, fishing licenses, supplies, gas sales, boat and ski accessories, vacation cabin rentals. The marina restaurant overlooks the lake and offers a full menu.
    Phone: 740-269-2031 
    33315 Cadiz-Dennison Road 
    Scio, Ohio 43988

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Park Plans & Developments

We issue alerts regarding imminent threats to health and safety, and updates that affect activities or property in and around the lake.

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