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 »
With its diverse resources, Lake Roosevelt has a lot to offer educators who would like to supplement their classroom lessons with excursions into the field or practical examples from the natural or cultural world. Though the current, formal educational offerings at Lake Roosevelt NRA are limited, we hope you and your students enjoy them.
The following programs are available in Spring 2014 and for the 2014-15 school year.
If you are interested in spring programs contact the park's education specialist.
Did You Know?
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.