• The calm, inviting waters of the Spokane Arm. Photo Credit: NPS\LARO\John Salisbury

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

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  • Fire Restrictions Established at Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area

    In accordance with the 36 CFR §1.5(a)(1), Superintendent Dan Foster has established a restriction for campfires on the exposed lakebed. Campfires in park-provided fire grates at developed campgrounds are allowed. More »

Avian Mystery Kit

4th-8th Grades

Program Requirements:

There are 27puzzle pieces. A 10 foot wide and a minimum of 5 foot tall wall area where a sheet of felt fabric can be anchored to the wall.

Program Overview:
As your students build a life size jigsaw puzzle they learn from each other about this mystery bird-the Bald Eagle. Once the puzzle is completed they will know which bird they have been describing Shhhh! Don't tell them what the program is about! The less they know the more fun it is!

Contact our education specialist for more information or to reserve this trunk.

Did You Know?

fire fighter looking at a stand of ponderosas that have become a wildfire danger

Fire is a natural part of Lake Roosevelt's dry forest and desert environment. Park fire fighters, to protect nearby landowners, manage the forest by extinguishing any wildfire, as well as thin, pile up, and burn excess vegetation in winter. Prescribed fires may be lit to burn what is left.