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

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

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St. Paul's Mission - June 2011

St. Paul's Mission at Mission Point.

C. Brauner/NPS

Program Overview:
Discover the many stories of Lake Roosevelt and the Upper Columbia. Walk the ruins of old Kettle Falls. Visit Mission Point and gaze across the waters that submerged Fort Colvile. Explore landscapes shaped by rivers, glaciers, wind, and floods. E-mail our education specialist for more information or reserve a site today.

Grade: All
Chaperone Ratio: 1:10
Group Size: Minimum: None Maximum: Varies
Program Times: Varies.
Program Length: Varies.


Did You Know?

Wild hyacinth is also known as the douglas brodaia

The pretty violet flowers of this wild hyacinth grows at Lake Roosevelt. An important food source, its small but sweet onion bulb is still popular. Covered by a fibrous netting called a corm net, excavated and carbon dated corm nets established that people lived at Kettle Falls 9,500 years ago.