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 »
Lake Roosevelt Commercial Use Authorizations
Contact: Marsha Buchanan, (509)633-9441 ext. 140
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area is introducing a new permit program to enhance our collaboration with area commercial service providers and to comply with National Park Service (NPS) regulations.
Persons already providing services are encouraged to apply for a permit for the 2012 calendar year. Requirements of the program will be annual reporting and providing proof of insurance. No permit fees will be charged in 2012.
If you have questions about this program or would like to apply for a CUA please contact: Lake Roosevelt NRA Commercial Services Program, Attn: Commercial Services Program Office, 1008 Crest Drive, Coulee Dam Washington 99116. You may also contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Did You Know?
A common rumor at Lake Roosevelt is that the National Park Service controls the lake level. This is not true. The lake level is controlled by Bureau of Reclamation computers that optimize lake levels for only five things: flood control, power production, irrigation, dam repairs, and salmon runs.