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Wallowa Lake State Park

Open Now: 08:00 - 17:00
Open today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Romantic weekend trip

This beautiful mountain lake resort is a short three hours from home and such a great place to... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
_marybeth9
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Grangeville, Idaho
Well run State Park

Easily the cleanest park I've ever been in. Very busy, but kept spotless by a legion of volunteers... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Lauretta B
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

This beautiful mountain lake resort is a short three hours from home and such a great place to visit. The drive is very scenic and there is much to do on the lake and surrounding area including paddle boating, swimming, lounging on the lake. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank _marybeth9
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Easily the cleanest park I've ever been in. Very busy, but kept spotless by a legion of volunteers. Beautiful restrooms and showers. Hiking trails, biking through the park, fishing, boat launch, playground for children Friendly staff, great access to the town of Joseph and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lauretta B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a beautiful area and the park is of high quality. Lots of ways to explore the lake and waterways.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I have been to Wallowa Lake over 20 times in my life but our latest trip was the first time I have been there in the fall. All my other visits were in the first of June. It was usually cooler and sometimes more rain...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dd83686
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Beautiful glacial lake. They had Dragon Boat races going on the weekend I was there. Great hiking and biking in the park.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank James F
Reviewed 23 August 2018

beautiful panoramic view, amazing quaint little town with great food and awesome people and fun shopping

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sherylo919
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a great place to enjoy the lovely Wallowa Lake area. With beach access and a boat launch, you can also camp here or just spend time in the day use area (located in a slightly different location).

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CMN14
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The Good: The lake was great during the week. Very few people on the water with boats so we could troll where ever we needed too. The Bad: Combat camping at its best. Can you ease squeeze just one more person in this campground. You...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pdrvmr
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. It is a great place that blends camping and resort activities! The lake is warm and clear. There are bumper boats and go-karts within walking distance. The town of Joseph is adorable and worth the five minute drive from your camp...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I was at Wallowa Lake State Park in late June for a 3 day, 4 night family reunion. My family and I camped in a reserved RV spot. The campground was clean, as were the bathrooms. However, the girl's shower room was flooded. Further other...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Cremanttraveler
30 August 2018|
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Response from ShawnaeS2 | Property representative |
The park is open year round, the temperatures will start to get below freezing at night. Do-able but cold.
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maybs808
28 June 2018|
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Response from ShawnaeS2 | Property representative |
Hello, The short answer is yes. Wallowa Lake State Park is located at the south end of the lake with plenty of day-use reservable areas. The north end of the lake is owned by the county and I do not believe they have any... More
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chaeha
11 June 2018|
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Response from ShawnaeS2 | Property representative |
Hello, There should be no issue with you coming in after hours, we do not lock any gates. Just make sure you know what site you are going into and you can head straight there. If the registration booth is closed. Make sure... More
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