Alta Lake State Park(redirected from Alta Lake)
Alta Lake State Park
Location:4 miles southwest of Pateros off State Route 153.
Facilities:168 campsites, 32 utility campsites (with water and electrical hookups; 1 @di), group camp, 4 restrooms (é), showers, picnic shelter, picnic areas, hiking trails (2 miles), swimming area, boat launch, dock, park store.
Activities:Camping, boating, windsurfing, fishing, swimming, hiking.
Special Features:Located in north-central Washington, where mountain pine forests meet the desert. Alta Lake is about two miles long and a half-mile wide, and was named by Mr Heinz, a jeweler who was mining in the area. Finding the lake without a name he named it after his daughter.
Address:40 Star Rt
Pateros, WA 98846
Size: 181 acres.
See other parks in Washington.
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