• 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 Now Include All Open Flame

    Due to extreme conditions, all fires at Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area are prohibited effective August 1, 2014, until further notice. No open flames are permitted. This includes but is not limited to wood fires, charcoal fires, and tiki torches More »

  • Enterprise Boat-in Campground Reopened

    Effective immediately, the Enterprise Boat-in Campground is open and available for camping on a first-come, first-served basis. More »

Data Collection

Crayfish Study Data

Data submited to The River Mile is displayed on ArcGIS Online maps and available in MS Excel files. Years listed are links to data for those years and locations.

School Data

Astoria High School

Columbia School

Colville High School

Davenport Schools

Goldendale Primary School

Kettle Falls Middle School

Medical Lake High School

Northport School

Peter S. Ogden Elementary

Reardan High School

Waterville School

Agency Data

NPS Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area

The River Mile Image Credit: NPS/LARO

Did You Know?

Construction equipment for clearing the lakebed

When the Grand Coulee Dam was finished and the lake filled, 11 towns were submerged. Every structure was cleared or burned. Soon, the rising waters covered the forlorn concrete foundations with water and darkness. Some towns died, others were built above the new lake, replacing what was lost.