People seeking that classic trip to the lake will fall in love with 2,250-acre Mayfield Lake and its family-friendly atmosphere. Considered one of the state’s premier recreational lakes, if offers 33 miles of mainly undeveloped shoreline. On its eastern shore, discover Mayfield Lake Park, a day use park offering boat launches, playgrounds, a swimming area and more. Also located on the lake to the north is popular Ike Kinswa State Park, offering boat launch facilities, camping, day-use picnicking and more. Additional boat ramps can be found at a marina and lake resort. As one of the state’s largest freshwater lakes, fishing is also at the top of list for many guests. The lake was formed in 1962 with the creation of Mayfield Lake Dam. Today the dam provides hydropower to over 50,000 area homes.
For recorded information about boat launches, water levels and river flows, call Tacoma Power at 1-888-502-8690.