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Our lobby will be closed to the public until further notice. For payment plans and assistance, call us at 253-502-8600. More info at MyTPU.org/COVID19.

Parks & Recreation

Tacoma Power Parks are available to you and your family for camping, boating, fishing, water skiing, nature watching and day use. Our four parks are located in western Washington on the shores of lakes formed by our hydroelectric dams, which generate clean, renewable energy.

Tacoma Power Parks – COVID-19 Update
Tacoma Power Parks are following the guidance provided by the governor and public health officials in responding to COVID-19. We recognize that this is a stressful time for many, and want to reassure you that your health, as well as the health of our employees and community members, remains a top priority.

Updates as of March 25

  • Tacoma Power Parks are closed, including boat launches and day-use areas, in accordance with Governor Inslee’s Stay Home/Stay Healthy proclamation.
  • Campgrounds are closed through April 30.
  • We are not accepting new group or kitchen shelter reservations through June 30.
  • We are still accepting individual campsite reservations with arrival dates of May 15 or later.
  • Standard cancellation and change policies remain in effect at this time for all existing campsite reservations with arrival dates of May 15 or later.

If you have questions about campsite reservations, please call 833-290-8180 or visit https://tacomapower.goingtocamp.com/contact. If you have general questions about our parks, please email tacomapowerparks@cityoftacoma.org.

The parks include:

Alder Lake Park

Park office: 360-569-2778
Reservations: 833-290-8180

Mayfield Lake Park

Park office: 360-985-2364
Reservations: 833-290-8180

Mossyrock Park

Park office: 360-983-3900
Reservations: 833-290-8180

Taidnapam Park

Park office: 360-497-7707
Reservations: 833-290-8180

Fishing and recreation line for all parks: 888-502-8690

Current burn ban information: No burn bans at this time.

Tacoma Power Parks email: tacomapowerparks@cityoftacoma.org

How to Reserve

To reserve individual campsites, group camps or kitchen shelters at our parks, use our online system or call 833-290-8180. Our reservation system is for Tacoma Power Parks only and is not part of Washington State Parks.

General Parks Information

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