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Steamboat Rock State Park

Steamboat Rock State Park Review

Here, a 2,200-foot-high flat-topped lava butte rises 1,000 feet above Banks Lake, the 31-mile-long irrigation reservoir filled with water from Lake Roosevelt by giant pumps and siphons. Water is distributed from the south end of the lake throughout the Columbia Basin. The state park has campsites, a swimming area, and boat ramps. In summer it's popular with boaters and anglers, and in winter there's Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and ice fishing.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 51052 Hwy. 155, 16 miles north of Coulee City Electric City, WA 99123 | Map It
  • Phone: 360/902–8844; 888/226–7688
  • Cost: Discover Pass (valid at all state parks) $10 per day or $30 for a year; campsites $23–$32
  • Hours: Daily 6:30–dusk
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  • Location: Coulee Dam National Recreation Area
Updated: 03-24-2013

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