Sparks Lake Boating Site


This site includes a boat launch, parking area, and trail on Sparks Lake.  There are boat-in camping opportunities at dispersed sites.  The paved interpretive Ray Atkeson Loop Trail can be accessed from this site.

Motorized and non-motorized boats are allowed on the lake. A maximum speed limit of 10mph is strictly enforced.

At a Glance

Fees $5/vehicle/day from May 1 through September 30 or valid recreation pass.
Open Season: June
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: No overnight camping at boat ramp.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment

General Information


From Bend, OR: Travel 26.2 miles west on Cascade Lakes Hwighway (46), then turn left (south) onto Forest Road 4600 400 for 1 mile.

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