Hyatt Lake

• Hyatt Lake is a perfect getaway destination for outdoor lovers
• A large swimming area inside the recreation area is the best place to cool off on a hot summer day

Hyatt Dam

Hyatt Lake

Hyatt Reservoir

Located within the perimeter of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, 745-acre Hyatt Lake Recreational Area is the solely developed campground. Situated among towering pines and firs, Hyatt Lake is a perfect getaway destination for outdoor lovers. The recreational area offer visitors opportunities for camping, boating, fishing, hiking and swimming.

There are roughly 54 campsites in the main campground suitable for both tents and RVs. The neighboring Wildcat Primitive Campground provides an additional 12 campsites while there are another 5 campsites in the Horse Camp Equestrian Campground.

Anyone who fancies a nice hike can also utilize the Pacific Crest Trail and its associated campgrounds. If camping does not interest you, then the main campground at the lake also offers access to a basketball court, a volleyball court, a children’s playground, boat ramps and docks as well as horseshoe pits. Additionally, the newly renovated resorts offer customers exquisite culinary options alongside the opportunity to turn a visit to Hyatt Lake into an extended vacation.

Cabins are available for all those who wish to enjoy a relaxing overnight stay or perhaps enjoy some wildlife gazing from the comfort of their own deck. Regardless of whether you are a fishing enthusiast, a biker, a hiker or just a nature lover, this spot has something tailor-made to suit your tastes.

A large swim area inside the recreation area is the best place to cool off on a hot summer day. There are a sandy beach and picnic tables inside the recreation area’s gate. The day-use fee at the recreation area is $3 per vehicle.

Haytt Lake | General Description

Open: Year round (day-use),
Managed: BLM
Location: Cascade Mountains

Services: Drinking water, toilets, picnic sites, cooking area, boat ramps
Activities: Swimming, hiking, boating, biking, fishing, horseback riding, winter sports
Accommodations: Cascade Meadows Reservable Site, Hyatt Lake Campground

Distance from the parking: Short
Road access: Any passenger vehicle
Day-use fees: Yes or Interagency Senior/Access/Military Pass
Dogs: Must be on a leash
Usage: Moderate

Elevation: 5,200 ft (1,585 m)

Hyatt Lake is located:

  • 23 miles east of Ashland
  • 47 miles west of Klamath Falls
  • 131 miles southeast of Roseburg
  • 205 miles south of Eugene.

Swimming spot rating: 3 out of 5
Water body: Reservoir
Water quality: Transparent
Current: None
Depth: Deep and shallow
Beach: Sand and gravel
Water T° (summer): Warm

Directions to Hyatt Lake

From I-5,

  • Take exit 14 in Ashland and turn onto Highway 66 toward Klamath Falls
  • Continue on Highway 66 for 17 miles until you reach the Green Springs Inn
  • Turn left onto the BLM's East Hyatt Lake Road and follow this road for approximately 3 miles to the destination.

Phone: 541-618-2200

GPS: N 42°10.197' W 122°27.836' | 42.1699, -122.464

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