Boating - Non-Motorized

POI in Deschutes National Forest

Overview

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Description

Hosmer Lake  is well known for its breath taking views of Mt. Bachelor, South Sister, Broken Top, wildlife viewing and the brook trout and rainbows that are quite visible in this shallow clear lake.  

There is a small boat ramp here with a gravel parking area and only electric motors are allowed on the lake.

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