About Us

Currently holds the Ohio record for biggest muskellunge, 55 lbs, 2 ozs, 50-1/4 inches, April 2, 1972.

Location | The majority of the lake is located in Belmont County, near Piedmont, Ohio, accessible by I-70 and State Routes 800 and 22.

Acres of Water | 2,270
Acres of Surrounding Land | 4,416
Maximum Depth | 38 feet
Shoreline Length | 38 miles

Horsepower Limit | 10

Boat Launch Ramp | One public ramp is located at the marina; another is off State Route 800 (Reynolds Road).

Piedmont Marina | 32281 Marina Road, Freeport, OH 43973, (740) 658-1029. Docking, boat sales and service, rental boats, fuel, accessories, fishing supplies, lunch counter.


Camping | Over 80 camp lots (class A full hookups and class A with electric) with accommodate units up to 35 feet. Showers, modern facilities, and playground. Contact the marina for information.

Hunting | Permitted in all non-restricted areas, and regulated by the ODNR Division of Wildlife.

Fishing | Fish are stocked by the ODNR Division of Wildlife, District 4. For current catch reports, contact the marina. 

Camps |  Eastern Ohio 4-H Extension Camp (Camp Piedmont) and Camp Presmont are located on the shores of Piedmont Lake. 



Park Plans & Developments

We issue alerts regarding imminent threats to health and safety, and updates that affect activities or property in and around the lake.

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