The Beach Opens May 24.
Beach will be open on weekends until school is out, pending lifeguard availability.
Tygart Lake State Park is a cozy, quiet getaway for couples and families. It sits among West Virginia's rolling hills and alongside 10-mile long, 1,750-acre Tygart Lake.
It's also perfect for small group conferences and retreats and is a favorite spot for family reunions.
Tygart Lodge overlooks the lake and offers some of the most comfortable and appealing guest rooms in West Virginia's renowned state park system. In addition to the lake, Tygart features five hiking trails, camping, and two gift shops.
The Boston Beanery Restaurant & Tavern is the restaurant and food service concessionaire at Tygart Lake State Park. Whether you visit Tygart for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the menu choices are plentiful, the lake view refreshing and the prices affordable.
A park naturalist plans free nature programs and recreation activities in summer months. There are golf courses and a number of historical and popular attractions near the park. Click Things to Do and then the “nearby” link.
Tygart Lake is a flood control lake protecting areas from West Virginia to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. During the summer months the lake is held at a relatively normal water level. Between mid-September and April, the lake is drawn down in anticipation of heavier precipitation.
Tygart Lake Lodge sleeping rooms and full-service restaurant is open year-round. The vacation cabins are open mid-April through December 31. The campground is open from mid-April until late autumn.
Get a 'sweet' 30% off room rate, mid-week April 10 – 30, on guest rooms or suites at these West Virginia State Park Lodges: North Bend, Twin Falls, Tygart Lake and Hawks Nest. Call to make reservations and ask for the 30% "Suite-Sweet Rate" for room rentals on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday nights. This offer isn't available via online reservations. Call now. For other special weekends or rates, click the Events/Deals tab.