Paulina Lake Day Use Area


Located on Paulina Lake, this area has a picnic site, a trailhead to Paulina Lakeshore Trail, and a boat launch.  This site is adjacent to a campground.

There is a 10 mph speed limit on Paulina Lake.

At a Glance

Fees $5/vehicle/day or valid recreation pass from May 1 through September 30
Open Season: June - October. Snow dependent.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment

General Information


From Bend, OR: Travel south on Highway 97 for 23.5 miles, then turn left (head east) on Paulina Lake Road/County Road 21 for 12 miles. This site is directly across from the Paulina Visitor Center.

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