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Lake Tapps Public Parks -update 6/2020

The North Lake Park (Pierce County) and Allan Yorke Park (Bonney Lake) are open to the public.
This includes the lake,boat launch, parking, fields and picnic areas.  Observance of social distancing is requested.
Children’s playgrounds and concessions remain closed during this time.

Lake Tapps Reservoir Drawdown – update 10/2019

To allow Pierce County to do upgrades to its bulkhead at North Tapps Park, Cascade will begin to actively lower the reservoir level on Friday, Nov. 1, to an approximate elevation of 538′, where the reservoir will stay until Dec. 26. Then the level will drop to about elevation 535’ for the remaining park project work, which should take about six weeks. The 2020 fill is anticipated to begin in mid-February.To download the full press release click here.