Wallowa Lake State Park

Near LaGrande, Oregon, United States

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Day Use

All day-use areas are open, with reduced services. Ice Creek will remain closed through summer 2020.

Do not travel far to visit. Be prepared to turn around if crowded. Bring your own water, food and hand sanitizer. Facilities my close without notice. 


Campground is open and accepting reservations up to 30 days in advance. Book at oregonstateparks.reserveamerica.com. See below for details on reduced services:

  • 121 Full-hookup sites (36 pull-through)
  • Registration booth CLOSED, please use self-registration envelopes
  • 88 tent sites with water nearby
  • Group Tent camping
  • Group Picnic areas
  • Hot showers and flush toilets (A, E CLOSED; other showers 50% capacity)
  • RV dump station
  • Playground
  • Firewood for sale. No outside firewood allowed.

Universal Access: Two sites and both yurts are accessible to campers with disabilities.

The information below pertains to operations pre-COVID-19.

Wallowa Lake area has activities for everyone in the family.  If you're interested in a campground surrounded on three sides by 9,000' tall snow-capped mountains and a large clear lake, this is the area for you.  To fully enjoy this popular fishing and boating site, check out the Wallowa Lake Marina link www.wallowalakemarina.com.

Outside the park area within walking distance you can enjoy wilderness trails at the Wallowa Lake trailhead, horseback riding, go-karts, canoeing, miniature golf or ride a tramway to the top of Mt. Howard, elevation 8,256 ft (a rise of 4,000 ft).

There are gift shops nearby and a thriving artist community which does world-class bronze castings. Tours are available through the foundries and the showroom displays will keep you interested for hours. Wallowa Lake also serves as a gateway to visit Hells Canyon, the deepest gorge in North America.

Note: The yurts and five hookup sites are open and reservable all year. From November 1 to mid-May, some hookup and non-hookup sites will be available first come, first served. 

Park Overview mdi-white-balance-sunny Open for day use Year Round mdi-tent Open for camping Year Round
Can make reservations
mdi-cellphone Call for reservations: 800.452.5687
Call for info: 800.551.6949
Call park: 541-432-4185
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Some parks are open for day-use and camping, with reduced services. Check the Park Status Map and FAQ for details. Campfire restrictions may be in place.