2022 Info and Operating Hours

Contact Marina staff at (812) 342-6423

All hours listed below are weather permitting.

Beginning May 7:
Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
*During these times, please call the Marina at (812) 342-6423 with your request a minimum of 24 hours in advance.
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

May 28 – July 31:
Daily, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

August 1 – September 5:
Monday – Friday, 10:00 pm – 7:00 pm*
*During these times, please call the Marina at (812) 342-6423 with your request a minimum of 24 hours in advance.
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Beginning September 6:
Monday – Thursday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
*During these times, please call the Marina at (812) 342-6423 with your request a minimum of 24 hours in advance.
Friday – Sunday, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Marina Closes October 2

2022 Lake Treatment Dates

April 6
May 11
June 8
June 22
July 6
July 20
August 10
August 24
September 14

User Fees

Contact the Association Office at (812) 342-8522 for more information.

NameCost
Boat Permit - Motorized$25/season
Boat Permit - Non-motorized$10/season
Trailer Permits$5/season
Kayak Rental (4 available)$5/hour
Paddle Boards (2 available)$5/hour
Pontoon Rental (4 regular, 1 fishing available)$30/hour
Standard Dock Rental$700/season
T-Rack Rental$120/year

Fishing: Catch Limits

Channel Catfish: No minimum size, daily catch limit of 5.
Bluegill: No minimum size, daily catch limit of 15.
Crappie: No minimum size, daily catch limit of 15.
Redear Sunfish: No minimum size, daily catch limit of 10.
Bass: Over 14 in. catch and release only. 14 in. and under, daily catch limit of 5.
Warmouth and Yellow Bull Head: When caught please remove. Do not put back in the lake.

Members may host guests for fishing as long as the member is present with their guest. 

Please be prepared to present a picture ID, such as your Driver’s License, for proof of membership. 

Please refer to the Rules and Regulations, Section 1: Use of Lakes, Lake Property & General Common Areas for additional information about lake use rules. A complete copy of the TLCA Rules and Regulations is available here. 

Other Rentals:

Rental Procedure:
1) Call (812) 342-6423 and check the calendar for availability. If your date is available, your reservation will be held for one week, pending receipt of your deposit.

2) Stop by the Association Office and pay your deposit and sign for responsibility in the reservation book. Receipt of the deposit and your signature guarantees your reservation.

  • Reservations are first-come, first-served.
  • Reservation time must include set-up and clean-up.
  • Facility reservations will not be taken for major holidays.
  • Reservations may be canceled for a full refund up to one week in advance.
  • Lower Level rental, with the exception of the restroom facility, is for exclusive use. Picnic area rentals guarantee exclusive use of the specific area. However, other areas of the Marina remain open to all Members.
  • If alcohol is to be served during rental, a $500,000 insurance waiver is required for date of the rental.
  • Overflow parking for Marina reserved events should be along Tipton Lakes Blvd., not along secondary residential streets.

Tipton Lakes Community Association offers several amenities to our members for their next gathering or meeting. Reserve these by calling the Association Office at (812) 342-8522.

NameLocationAvailable HoursCost
Gathering Room*
Meeting room contains kitchen area with refrigerator, microwave, and sink. Six (6) six-foot long tables with 40 chairs. Maximum capacity is 40 people.
Lower Level of Association Office9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.$75.00 (up to 3 hours)
$15.00 (each additional hour)
Lakeside Beach/Picnic Area
Sand beach with picnic tables and grills
Marina9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.$30.00 (up to 3 hours)
$5.00 (each additional hour)
Overlook Picnic Area
Four (4) picnic tables and charcoal grill in a wooded park-like setting.
Picnic area at Marina9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.$20.00 (up to 3 hours)
$5.00 (each additional hour)

*Gathering Room/Lower Level rental also requires a $50 deposit. When the cleaning checklist is returned and upon verification that the area was left as found, the deposit will be refunded.  If alcohol is served during the rental, a $500,000 insurance binder is required for date of the rental.

Liability Statement for Tipton Lakes

The Tipton Lakes Homeowners Association, Inc. (“Association”) hereby notifies all members of Tipton Lakes that any resident, member, member’s family, or guest/invitee assumes full and complete responsibility for, and shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Association, its officers, directors, agents and any other members from and against any and all demands, claims, damages to persons or property (including sickness, bodily injury, and death), losses and liabilities, including attorneys fees and costs, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Association’s common areas or common amenities, including, without limitation, the lake. This obligation of indemnity includes, but is not limited to, injuries caused by a defect in the Association’s common areas or amenities, or by any act or omission or negligence by the Association or its directors as associated with the use of the Association’s common areas or common amenities. Members and residents, as well as their families and guests, understand that the use of the Association’s common areas and amenities is at their own risk and that they wholly assume any risk of harm, injury, or death associated with the use of such property.