The City of Columbus has three reservoirs around the region: Griggs, Hoover and O’Shaughnessy reservoirs. Whether you are a fisherman, waterskier, sail boater or pontoon boat family, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the beauty, serenity and recreational options.


Water Rentals

Want to have fun on the water but don’t have a craft of your own?

Check out our watercraft rental vendors!

Fishing Tournaments

To view the calendar of 2023 scheduled fishing tournaments taking place at our reservoirs, click here. Check out the 2024 scheduled fishing tournaments.

If you are interested in hosting a fishing tournament, please email for details.

Ohio Department of Natural Resources Information