Fred Hayes State Park at Starvation

Current Conditions

Last Updated: March 17, 2023


Day-Use: Open

Surface / Ice Conditions: 12-22″ inches depending on location

*Shoreline edges are soft and unpredictable

Launch Ramp: closed, docks out

Archery Range: Closed

Disc Golf Course: Open

Campground: Open, See “other information” below for details on specific campgrounds.  (water off)

Water Level:   87%

Fishing Conditions: Rainbow trout is (Good). Smallmouth Bass (slow), Walleye (slow), all other species (slow)

Additional Fishing Info:

Reservations:  Reservations can be made 120 days in advance for regular campgrounds, cabins, cabanas, and boat slips and 1 year in advance for the group areas.  You can’t make reservations for the off-season dates (Oct 2 to May 14th) except for the cabins that can be reserved all year.  You can’t make reservations in  Juniper Point, part of Rabbit Gulch and Knight Hollow Campgrounds.

Other Information: 

Boat Slips are closed

Fishing Pier: Closed

  • Mountain View Campground is opened, camp fee is 20$ partial hook-ups, 20$ full hook-ups   No Water
  • Beach Campground is opened, camp fee is $20 for all sites No Water
  • The cabins are open year round and can be reserved year round. No Water
  • The fish cleaning station is closed and the dump station is open (no water)* (dry dump)
  • All primitive campgrounds are open year round.  Indian Bay and Rabbit Gulch are $15 per vehicle per night and  Juniper and Knight Hollow are $15 per night.
  • The Group Area is opened.  It is $150 per night for 50 people.  Additional people are charged $3 per person at the gate. Reservation can be made up to 1 year in advance.
  • The group areas at Indian Bay and Rabbit Gulch are open.  The cost is $90 per night which pays for the first 25 people.  If you have over 25 people you will pay $2 for each additional person per night. Reservation can be made 1 year in advance.
  • 3D-Archery Course is closed
  • Showers are off

Dogs in Lodging Info Sheet

General Practices
*$20 per dog per stay nonrefundable fee.
*Max 2 pets per lodging unit.
*Majority of lodging units need to be pet friendly.
*No pets in tents or teepees.
*$150 per night violation fee for the following:
-Not declaring the pet on arrival.
-Pet waste not cleaned up around the site.
-Unattended pet not crated.
-More than two pets.
-Damage to site including pet waste inside lodging sites (cost of repair all damages).
Violation Fee Instructions
The credit card used to make the reservation will remain on file for hours after
checkout. The violation fee is $150. When the visitor leaves, notes will be made of any
violations by staff. If no violations are observed, then nothing needs to be done. If there are
violations, then ________

Violations include:

  • Not declaring the pet on arrival.
  • Pet waste not cleaned up around the site.
  • Unattended pet not crated.
  • More than two pets.
  • Damage to site including pet waste inside lodging sites (cost to repair all

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