Tahkenitch Lake Boat Ramp

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Tahkenitch Lake Boat Ramp is located on the west shore of the 1,674 acre lake.

For information about accessible recreation opportunities in Pacific Northwest National Forests, visit http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/r6/accessiblerecreation

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The Tahkenitch Lake boat ramp will be closed for repairs April 11 - April 13, 2018 to repair unsafe conditions. Visitors may still access the site, but will not be able to use the ramp. Ramp will re-open on April 14. During this closure, boaters may use the Tahkenitch Landing boat ramp instead. 
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest
Information Center: Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center

General Information


From Reedsport, OR travel north eight miles on Highway 101. Boat ramp is on east side of Highway 101.


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Recreation Map

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Lake and Pond Fishing

Boat access to Tahkenitch Lake
Fishing MethodBait & lure
Water TemperatureMixed cold/warm
Fish SpeciesLargemouth bass, yellow perch, coho salmon
Fishing ModeBoat

Water Activities

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