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

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

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  • Campground Campfire Ban Lifted

    Effective immediately, campfires are allowed in established fire rings in campgrounds and day-use areas throughout Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area. Lakebed fires and other forms of open flame, like tiki torches, are still prohibited. More »

Project: Wild Salmon

3rd-12th

This kit is the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife's Project WILD Salmon Education Trunk of educational activities. It is filled with resources and materials about salmon, including: books, videos, puppets, and preserved sample life cycle of salmon.

NOTE: This trunk is very heavy. It is only available for pick up and delivery within the Lake Roosevelt area.

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

Did You Know?

White Sturgeon of the Columbia River

Lake Roosevelt's sturgeon are 8 to 20 feet long. They are also at least 70 years old. In 1941, Grand Coulee Dam flooded the fast-moving waters they need to spawn. To help out the population, the state of Washington introduced new fish to the lake in 2006.