A lottery is conducted each year for seasonal camping. Videos of the 1st and 2nd lotteries are available now.
The MWCD is currently planning for the second phase of renovations, and we're looking for your input!
Please join us for an upcoming focus group session to dive deeper into what activities and amenities inspire you!
Please follow social distance guidelines so we may remain open!
We are counting on you to maintain social distancing so that we are able to remain open. Thank you for your continued patience!!
The 2020 schedule of events is now available! Make sure to mark your calendars for fun family-friendly events including the Poker Paddle, Superheroes Weekend, and the Ohio Hunter Education Course. Check out the schedule and make your reservations now for summer fun!
Visit us at Charles Mill Lake Park for Mermaid and Pirate weekend!
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) has lifted a boating advisory for Charles Mill Lake. Public boat launch ramps are open and boating activities on Charles Mill Lake can resume as usual. Although the advisory has been lifted, boaters
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) is rescheduling Independence Day fireworks at Charles Mill Lake Park. The fireworks, originally scheduled for Saturday, July 6, have been rescheduled for August 31, 2019 due to high water levels.
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) has issued a boating advisory for Charles Mill Lake. Due to high water conditions, the entire lake is designated no wake zone until further notice.
Hunting, particularly deer hunting, is a popular activity on Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) property. Wildlife found throughout MWCD public access lands includes deer, wild turkey, squirrel, rabbit, waterfowl and other migratory game
Children, ages 4 to 15, are invited to be an "Explorer of Nature"! Our park naturalist will offer Explorers of Nature every Saturday, from 10am-12pm, through August 5.
Kayaking has been one of the fastest growing watersports in North American and has become increasingly popular at all of the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District lakes. Learn to Kayak at a guided program on the lake!
Off-season camping, $20/night, has begun!
Planning for park and marina improvements is well underway. A list of frequently asked questions has been compiled to answer guest inquiries.
Progress continues on the $160-million master plan which was designed to address major upgrades and deferred maintenance needs at recreational facilities and marinas.
Registration for fishing tournaments and marine events for the 2015 season begins Monday, November 3, 2014.