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

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • 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 »

Park Newspaper Archive

Past issues of the Visitor Guide are posted on this page. Use them only to get a general idea of what happens through out the year, as ranger-led programs and other information vary from year to year. What happens next year will likely be different from what took place this year.
 

Lake Roosevelt's Visitor Guide, 2009-2010

- with pictures (PDF 1.2 MB)
- without picture (PDF 192 PDF)


Lake Roosevelt's Visitor Guide, 2006-2007
- with pictures (PDF 405 kb)
- without pictures (PDF 202 kb)

Lake Roosevelt's Visitor Guide, 2005-2006
- with pictures (PDF 556 kb)
- without pictures (PDF 178 kb)

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.