Henry Hagg Lake

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Henry Hagg Lake

Oregon

(503) 846-8715

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Overview

Henry Hagg Lake was formed by the construction of Scoggins Dam which is a major facility of the Tualatin Project. Scoggins Park/Henry Hagg Lake has many developed facilities for day use. Park is open from sunrise to sunset seven days a week. The facilities open in late April-on the first day of fishing season-and close in late October. Overnight camping not permitted. Available species include rainbow trout, large and smallmouth bass, brown bullhead, and yellow perch. Fishing season runs from late April through October.

The Park features numerous picnic areas, two boat launching facilities, a fully-stocked lake for fishing, 15-plus miles of hiking trails, observation decks for wildlife-and bird-watching and extensive facilies for disabled visitors. Henry Hagg Lake has a capacity of nearly 60,000 acre-feet of water and a surface area of 1,113 acres. The park has nominal fees for day use and season passes are available. Call (503) 846-8715 or (503) 359-5732 for information and reservations.

Map of Henry Hagg Lake

Latitude, Longitude: 45.486562, -123.223492

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Activities

  • Boating

    Fully accessible, 260-foot fishing pier located on Lake. Two hard surface boat ramps with short-term boat launch and recover floats are also available. Food and boat rental concession stand located at the head of boat ramp C.

  • Bicycling

    There are 15 miles of hiking/bicycling trails surrounding the lake and 10.5 miles of hard surface, multi-purpose shoulders (seven feet wide) along the perimeter road.

  • Fishing

    For fishing license information, call the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife at 1.800.720.6339

  • Hiking

    There are 15 miles of hiking/bicycling trails surrounding the lake and 10.5 miles of hard surface, multi-purpose shoulders (seven feet wide) along the perimeter road.

  • Picnicking

    A-West Picnic Area is located just past the entrance to the Park, halfway up the hillside above Boat Ramp "A." It sits in the tree line and offers a quiet, secluded picnic area.

    Sain Creek Picnic Area is located at the opposite end of the Lake from the dam at the juncture of Sain Creek and Hagg Lake. The picnic area is set in a cove and nestled in a grove of oak trees that is adjacent to a large grassy area.

    Torvend Pavilion at Sain Creek is located at the opposite end of the Lake from the dam. This site is a beautiful, open-air pavilion situated on the water's edge at the mouth of Sain Creek.

    C Ramp overlooks the west end of Hagg Lake (no-wake zone) from Sain Creek Cove. It offers spectacular views, easy access to the water, and convenient parking. The Pavilion is a large, covered, open-air picnic structure.

  • RVing

    Overnight camping is unlawful and not permitted within the Park boundaries.

  • Water Sports

    Water skiing, jet skiing, wind surfing, sailing, boating, and swimming are all permitted at Henry Hagg Lake.

    Swimming near boat ramps and docks, or inside the area enclosed by the log boom at the spillway, is prohibited. Swimming is prohibited more than 200 feet from shore, or in the area designated for high speed boat use, except for such swimming that is incidental to waterskiing. No person shall swim or fish near any boat ramp or boat dock, or inside the area enclosed by the log boom at the spillway.

Directions

Driving

Site is 30 miles southwest of Portland off Oregon 47. Go west on Highway 8 (Tualatin Valley Highway) through Hillsboro until you see the Forest Grove junction with Highway 47. Go left (south) on Highway 47 to Hagg Lake/Scoggins Valley Park signs (5.9 miles). Turn right at the signs and drive straight to the Park entrance (3.7 miles).

Phone Numbers

Primary

(503) 846-8715

Permits

(800) 720-6339

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