Tropic Reservoir

This lake is stocked and good fishing. The use of the boat ramp is seasonal depending on the water level. In the heat of summer the water often does not reach the bottom of the ramp and cannot be used.

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At a Glance

Area Amenities: Boat ramp, Toilets, Parking
Fees: No Fee
Restrictions: When water levels are low the boat ramp is not usable.
Closest Towns: Bryce Canyon City, UT
Water: Potable water is available at Tropic Springs Water Stop at the south end of Tropic Reservoir.
Restroom: Vault toilets available in the parking area above the boat ramp.
Information Center: Red Canyon Visitor Center

(435) 676-2676

General Information


Access the boat ramp off SR 12 by driving East Fork road No.087 approximately 7 miles to road No.572.  Turn right on this road toward King Creek Campground, circle to the other side of Tropic Reservoir. The parking area is on the left. Drive through this parking area to the left to reach the boat ramp.


Lake and Pond Fishing

Boating - Motorized

Boating - Non-Motorized


Toilets: Vault
Boat ramp:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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8000 ft