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June Wildflowers Galore

We visit this lake several times each year. We love coming in May/June, because there are wild... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Bend, Oregon
Trout fishing anyone?

Amazing trout fishing here at Walton lake. The trout taste like salmon out of this lake. I catch my... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Jim A
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

We visit this lake several times each year. We love coming in May/June, because there are wild flowers every where. Very peaceful. Camping at lake, or along the creek. Bike riding, hiking or horse riding on trails up nearby Round Mountain or Lookout mountain. If...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Amazing trout fishing here at Walton lake. The trout taste like salmon out of this lake. I catch my limit every time I go here within an hours time( limit 5 fish). Parking lot closed during winter season, but its worth the half mile walk...More

1  Thank Jim A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

On the spur of the moment, we decided to camp here for a few nights. The campsites were clean, pretty roomy and had fire pits, and the campground had clean toilets, and very nice hosts. The lake is little but charming. There is a trail...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We camped one night at Walton Lake Campground. 1. The campground area was clean. 2. Bunch of cleaned - vault restrooms. 3. Provided with combination of fire ring and grill.- I would suggest to bring your own grill rack or aluminium because the provided grill...More

Thank Bal K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I camped at Walton Lake for 4 nights starting on a Thursday in mid-July. I was expecting crowds for the weekend based on what I had read online. However the day use parking is very limited, maybe a dozen sites or so total and the...More

5  Thank PDXCountry
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lake, peaceful for fishing. There's a fishing pier (in direct sunlight) and areas of shade around the lake.

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We drove through and saw some attractive campsites. Easily accessible. Has just pit toilets. Lovely, little lake.

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great little man maid lake. Good camping on two sides of the lake. It is high up in Ochoco Mts. They close off the road to the campground come winter snows. It didn't open up for camping this year until (2016) May. Great for taking...More

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