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Roosevelt Lake, WA

With opportunities for excellent fishing year round, Roosevelt Lake, officially Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, is home to a wide variety of fish species. In spring fish for trout, kokanee and burbot, then smallmouth and walleye in summer, then in September back to trout.

Sturgeon fishing is closed year round. This is a scenic, 79,000-acre lake at an elevation of 1,288 ft above sea level. Located in the northeast part of the state, 60 miles northwest of Spokane, WA, access is easy from all directions. Boat and fish along more than 600 miles of shoreline by using one of the many public boat ramps for launching. The lake has populations of bass, crappie, walleye, trout, panfish, perch, salmon, whitefish and burbot. Access to shoreline, for fishing from the bank, is available at campgrounds, parks and along some roads near the lake. Many of these areas allow portage of canoes or kayaks. Marinas, boat rental, stores and other amenities are close at hand.

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What to fish for...

Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brook trout, brown trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, yellow perch, chinook salmon, kokanee salmon, whitefish and burbot at Roosevelt Lake in Washington.

Primary fish species residing in Roosevelt Lake

Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.

Most Popular Bass Lures
Most Popular Bass Lures

Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Black crappie Walleye Rainbow trout Brook trout Brown trout Bluegill Pumpkinseed Sunfish Yellow Perch Chinook salmon Kokanee salmon

Roosevelt Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: NO

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Fishing Boat Rentals

Lake Roosevelt Adventures at Seven Bays Marina
Rentals: Pontoon boats
855 961-1055

Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings

Bradbury Day Use Area Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Highway 25, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

China Bend Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast corner, south side, off Highway 25, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with paved parking.

Daisy Public Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Highway 25, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Fort Spokane Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, east side, at the east end of the Highway 25 Bridge, this is a three-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

French Rock Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Inchelium Kettle Falls Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Gifford Campground Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Gifford Campground Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

Grand Coulee Dam Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest corner of the lake, off Highway 155, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.

Hunters Campground Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Hunters Campground Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Jones Bay Campground Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, south side, off Jones Bay Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.

Keller Ferry Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, south side, off Highway 21, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Kettle Falls Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast corner, east side, off Williams Street, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

Lincoln Mill Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, south side, off Redwine Canyon Road N, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Porcupine Bay Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the Spokane River portion of the lake, east side, off Porcupine Bay Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

Seven Bays Marina Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast corner of the lake, south side, off Marina Drive, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Spring Canyon Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, south side, off Spring Canyon Campground Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

Marinas

Lake Roosevelt Adventures at Seven Bays Marina
1250 Marina Dr
Davenport, WA 99122
855 961-1055

Click here for a Washington Fishing License.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area Campground - 509 754-7800

Hunters Campground - 509 754-7889

Gifford Campground - 360 891-5000

Kettle Falls Campground - 509 754-7800

Roosevelt Lake WA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

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Contact Information

Roosevelt Lake
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
Hunters, WA 99137
509 754-7800

 

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Roosevelt Lake in Washington.

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Roosevelt Lake provides anglers to opportunity to fish for quite a few species of fish, including bass, crappie, walleye, trout, panfish, perch, salmon, whitefish and burbot in northeast Washington.

Fishing on Roosevelt Lake.