Antelope Lake Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Antelope Recreation Area Map

Antelope Lake is one of the more remote, quiet lakes on the forest.  At 5000 feet in elevation, Antelope Lake is located in the north eastern part of the Mt. Hough Ranger District.  It is a small remote lake with 15 miles of shoreline.  Surrounding the lake are mountains blanketed with pine and fir trees.  Protected coves around the lake attract several species of migrtory birds.  The campgrounds are usually open by Memorial Day weekend and closed by the middle of October.  These dates are subject to change depending on the snow level in the area.

DIRECTIONS Antelope Lake is located 30 miles NE of Taylorsville on the Genesee/Antelope Lake Rd.  From Janesville, on Hwy 395, take County Rd. 208 for four miles, then FS Rd. 28N01 for nine miles, turn right on FS Rd.  28N03 for two miles.

 Closest towns to purchase gasoline are Greenville and Janesville.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Closest Towns: Antelope Lake is located 30 miles NE of Taylorsville.

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Recreation Map

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Interpretive Site Pioneer Cabin and Grave,
Boat ramp
Fee charged for some activities Boat launch fee
Tent camping
Camping trailer
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