Bear Lake State Park

Current Conditions

Last Updated: November 28, 2022

Learn more about other Utah State Parks boat ramp conditions HERE.
 

DAY USE:

MARINA – OPEN.
Open year-round.
The office restrooms are open.  The north restrooms, fishing cleaning station, and vessel pump out have been winterized. 
 
RENDEZVOUS BEACH – CLOSED.
We plan to open this facility on May 1, 2023, weather depending.
 
FIRST POINT – OPEN.
Open year-round.
 
CISCO BEACH – OPEN.
Open year-round.
 
RAINBOW COVE – CURRENTLY OPEN.  
Open year-round.
ADVISORY:  THIS FACILITY IS UNDERGOING MAJOR CONSTRUCTION AND ACCESS WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 2023.  THE CAMPGROUND AREA OF THIS FACILITY IS CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION.
 
SOUTH EDEN – CLOSED.
We plan to open this facility on May 1, 2023, weather depending.
 
NORTH EDEN – CLOSED.
ADVISORY:  THIS FACILITY WILL BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION UNTIL MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2023.  IT IS HIGHLY LIKELY THE CAMPGROUND AREA WILL BE CLOSED THROUGH THE SUMMER OF 2023 FOR CONSTRUCTION.
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Lake Surface:
 
Open.
 
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Ice Thickness:
 
See above note.
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Ice is Never 100% Safe! — Do not judge ice safety on thickness alone. Ice does not form or maintain a uniform thickness. Snow, wind, slush, temperature, and other factors can cause ice thickness and strength to vary greatly, even within inches. Recreate on the ice at your own risk and verify ice thickness as you head out. Click here for more ice safety tips.
 
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Park Roads:
 
Open.
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LAUNCH RAMPS:
 
MARINA – OPEN.  
 
FIRST POINT – OPEN.  USE CAUTION!  ADVISORY: DUE TO LOW WATER CONDITIONS, WE DO NOT RECOMMEND THE LAUNCHING OR RETRIEVAL OF BOATS OVER 16 FEET IN LENGTH.
There is approximately 27 inches of water depth at the end of the concrete launch ramp.  There is also @ 8 inch drop off at the end of the launch ramp.
 
CISCO BEACH – OPEN.
 
RAINBOW COVE – ADVISORY:  DUE TO LOW WATER LEVELS, WE DO NOT RECOMEND THE LAUNCHING OR RETRIEVAL OF BOATS.  There is approximately 14 inches of water depth at the end of the concrete launch ramp.  There is also @ 6 inch drop off at the end of the launch ramp.
ADVISORY:  THIS FACILITY IS UNDERGOING MAJOR CONSTRUCTION AND ACCESS WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 2023.  THE CAMPGROUND AREA OF THIS FACILITY IS CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION.
 
RENDEZVOUS BEACH – CLOSED.
We plan to open this facility on May 1, 2023, weather depending.
 
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Fishing Conditions:
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CAMPGROUNDS:
 
RENDEZVOUS BEACH – CLOSED.
We plan to open this facility on May 1, 2023, weather depending.
 

CISCO BEACH – OPEN.

Primitive campsites, first come, first serve. Open year-round.

RAINBOW COVE – CLOSED.  ADVISORY:  THE CAMPGROUND AREA OF THIS FACILITY IS CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION.  THIS FACILITY IS UNDERGOING MAJOR CONSTRUCTION AND ACCESS WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 2023.  

 
SOUTH EDEN – CLOSED.
We plan to open this facility on May 1, 2023, weather depending.
 
 
NORTH EDEN – CLOSED.
THE CAMPGROUND AREA OF THIS FACILITY IS CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION AND MOST LIKELY WILL BE THROUGH 2023.
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Water Temperature:
@ 36.7 degrees as measured in the Bear Lake State Park Marina.
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Water Level (elevation):
 
@ 5909.80′.
Full elevation: 5923.65′.
 
2022/23 Low elevation: 5909.70′
2022 High elevation: 5913.65′
2021/22 Low elevation: 5912.10′
2021 High elevation: 5916.85′
2020/21 Low elevation: 5916.05′
2020 High elevation: 5919.45′
2019/20 Low elevation: 5917.85′
2019 High elevation: 5920.30′
2018/19 Low elevation: 5916.35′
 
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Air Temperature:
 
This past week:
 
The daytime high temperatures have ranged from the HIGH 30s to the HIGH 20s.
 
The nighttime low temperatures have ranged from the LOW 30s to the LOW 20s.
 
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