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 »
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 556 kb)
- without pictures (PDF 178 kb)
Did You Know?
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.