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Tuttle Creek Cove Park

This 252 acre park is located 3 road miles north of the dam on the west side of the lake. Facilities include 39 sites with water and electric hookups, 17 non-electric campsites, a walk-in campsite, a boat ramp with courtesy dock, shower/toilet buildings, sanitary dumpstation, swim beach, and playgrounds. Most campsites lack shade. Camping fees range from $12 to $18 per night from April 15 to October 31.  The park contains a shelter house that is reservable at the Tuttle Creek Visitior Center located at 5020 Tuttle Creek Blvd., Manhattan, KS.

Entrance gates are closed from 10 pm to 6 am daily.

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Camping Fees

There are 39 utility campsites with 50 amp electrical/water hookups, which rent for $20 per night.

There are 17 non-utility campsites, a walk-in site and random camping area, which rent for $14 per night.

Day Use Fees

For day users, the boat ramp use fee is $5.

Fee Seasons

The fee season for camping is April 15 - October 31. The fee season for the use of the boat ramp is April 1 - October 31.

The park entrance gates are closed and locked from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.  Make plans accordingly.  Ensure that your visitors observe the 10 p.m. departure time.

Tuttle Creek Cove Park fee booth hours:

 September 2 - October 31, 2015

Sunday            8-9 am;  2-5 pm

Monday            8-9 am;  5-8 pm

Tuesday           2-5 pm

Wednesday      2-5 pm

Thursday          8-9 am;  5-8 pm

Friday               8-9 am;  2-8 pm

Saturday          8-9 am;  2-8 pm