Lake Mohawk


Lake Mohawk

Town(s): Malvern OH

Size: 507 acres
Average Depth: 12 feet
Maximum Depth: 30 feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Jet-skis
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, Some Restrictions

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Lake Mohawk – is a private and gated lake community located in Malvern Ohio, located just 1.5 hours from Cleveland and 1 hour from Akron, and 30 minutes from Canton. Lake Mohawk is a man-made spring fed lake consisting of 1,728 homes. The community is popular with boaters, fisherman, and anyone else interested in living the lakefront lifestyle.


Lake / Beach / Marina – Lake Mohawk is a 507-acre lake with a depth ranging from 12 feet to 30 feet. Mohawk is popular with boating enthusiasts as there is no HP limit and jet skies are allowed. Residents can partake in skiing, tubing, kayaking, canoeing and all other boating recreation. The lake has 3 separate beaches; the main beach, west beach and south beach with volleyball and picnic areas. The lake also has a full service marina with boat launches and fuel pumps. 


Offshore Amenities – The Lake Mohawk community has a wide variety of offshore activities to enjoy. Near the beaches there are tennis courts, playground equipment, pavilions, and basketball courts. Outside of the main gate of the community is also a recreational park containing a baseball field, basketball court, shuffleboard courts and a hiking trail. The community also has a 9-hole golf course located within the communities’ gates.


Nearby Activities – Lake Mohawk is close to Atwood Lake, a MWCD lake, that has additional boating and hiking opportunities as well as a marina. History buffs will enjoy nearby attractions in Canton such as McKinley Presidential Library and Museum, Fort Laurens Museum, and the Warther Museum. Sportsman will also enjoy visiting the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Classic Car Museum both located in Canton.  


Water Quality: No Known Issues
Vegetation Growth: Unknown
Non-native Species: Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum)

Fishing Comments: Check website for catch and release policy and the angler survey program
Fish Species: Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Yellow Perch, Sunfish, Bluegill, Walleye

Boat Access: None, Private Lake
Parking Spaces: None

Shoreline Development: 75-100%