Lake Owyhee State Park

Lake Owyhee State Park


Location:Off OR 201, 33 miles southwest of Nyssa.
Facilities:58 electrical hookup campsites, 8 tent campsites, 25 primitive campsites, 2 tepees, showers, restrooms (é), picnic area, boat ramps.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, rock hounding.
Special Features:Park lies next to a 53-mile-long lake formed by Owyhee Dam. A boat trip or canoe ride up the lake offers breathtaking views of the Owyhee Mountains. Wildlife living in the area include bighorn sheep, pronghorn antelope, golden eagles, coyotes, mule deer, wild horses, and (rarely) mountain lions. Park makes a good base camp to explore Oregon’s badlands.
Address:c/o Farewell Bend Management Unit
23751 Old Hwy 30
Huntington, OR 97907

Phone:800-551-6949
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_14.php
Size: 730 acres.

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