Tahkenitch Lake Boat Ramp

Area Status: Open

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: 9/10/23: The right half of the boat ramp is closed for safety concerns. The left half is open. Please use caution in the area while we continue to assess the remainder of the ramp for repairs.
Snowy Plover restrictions in place March 15 - September 15
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
Fish Species Largemouth bass, yellow perch, coho salmon
Fishing Mode Boat
Water Temperature Mixed cold/warm
Fishing Method Bait & lure

Boating - Motorized

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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35 feet