Crescent Lake Boat Launch

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Visitors to this site can enjoy a picnic near the beach, with fire rings and a parking area.
This site provides access to Crescent Lake for fishing a variety of fish species, including large lake trout.

Recreation Fee Site: Parking at this site requires a recreation pass. Passes are available at this site, but can also be purchased from Forest Service offices or vendors. Please check here for more information about recreation passes and where they can be purchased.

Acceptable passes include:

  • $5 Day Pass
  • Northwest Forest Pass
  • Interagency Annual Pass
  • Interagency Senior Pass (America the Beautiful, Golden Age)
  • Interagency Access Pass
  • Interagency Military Pass
  • Every Kid in a Park Pass
  • Northwest Forest ePass


At a Glance

Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees $5/vehicle/day from May 1 through September 30
Usage: Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information



From Crescent, OR: Take Crescent Cut-off Road west 11.9 miles to a "T" intersection.  Turn right onto Highway 58 west (unmarked) and go 3.4 miles to Crescent Lake sign.  Turn left at sign onto Forest Road 60 and follow 2.0 miles and take a right at the Crescent Lake Sno-park and then in .2 of a mile, turn left at the Crescent Lake campground. 

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