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

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

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  • 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 »

Social Media

Enrich your Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area experience with our new social networking services. Plan a visit, get breaking updates, relive recent experiences, or share favorite memories of your time on the upper Columbia River. We want to stay connected with you where you are and where you expect us to be. Learn more about our services below.

Facebook
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area has a new, official Facebook Fan Page. You can use this space to share your memories with us and others. We'll also post the latest news, ask thought-provoking questions, engage in conversation, and show interesting photos and video.

Twitter
Follow @LkRooseveltNPS on Twitter to receive updates on breaking park news, social events, and "what is happening now."

Flickr
Check out pictures from Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area!

Did You Know?

Park ranger patrolling the shoreline

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.