Palisades Reservoir is in a scenic valley with forested hillsides rising from the water to the towering snowcapped mountains which form the background. The reservoir has about 70 miles of shoreline and six access roads have been built. Public use facilities include five campgrounds, five picnic areas, and six boat ramps. Two boat clubs have facilities on the reservoir and private cabins have been constructed under permit from the Forest Service. Fishing, motorized and non-motorized boating are all popular activities on the reservoir.
At a Glance
|Area Amenities:||Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables|
|Closest Towns:||Swan Valley, ID|
The Palisades Dam and Reservoir are located on the Snake River about 55 miles southeast of Idaho Falls, Idaho on Hwy 26.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
Lake and Pond Fishingfishing
|Water/Flow Level||Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout, Brown Trout, Lake Trout and Kokanee|
Boating - Motorizedmotorized
Boating - Non-Motorizednon- motorized