Recreation Opportunities

The Walla Walla District operates 37 recreation areas that include visitor centers, campgrounds, picnic areas, playgrounds, beaches, marinas, boat launches, day-use parks and nature trails. There are also concession areas and more than 30 recreation areas operated by other government or private agencies at our lakes.

Each year, Walla Walla District operating projects host nearly 8 million visitors who come to enjoy the many recreational opportunities available at our rivers and lakes. Whether it is fishing, camping, boating, picnicking, swimming, sight-seeing, bird watching, hunting or a variety of other recreation activities, Walla Walla District has it all! Bring the family and enjoy the outdoors! Make sure to wear your life jacket!


Toothaker HMU

Yakima Delta HMU


Big Flat HMU


Lost Island HMU

Hollebeck HMU

Snake River Junction HMU

Walker HMU

Skookum HMU

55 Mile HMU

Lyons Ferry HMU

Tucannon HMU

John Henley HMU

Ridpath HMU

New York Bar HMU

Lower Deadman HMU

Central Ferry HMU

Willow Bar HMU

Penawawa HMU

Rice Bar HMU

Swift Bar HMU

Illia HMU

Kelly Bar HMU

Nisqually John HMU

Chief Timothy HMU

Hells Gate HMU


Each year, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers partners with thousands of individuals and organizations on a variety of recreation and environmental projects to enhance our nation’s lakes, rivers, and parks.  We are proud of our broad range of existing partners and eagerly seek to expand relationships with others.

The Walla Walla District and its operating projects work closely with a variety of partners to create new recreational opportunities, improve and construct trails, preserve history, protect wildlife, and expand learning opportunities.

Please contact Walla Walla District Contributions and Partnerships Coordinator at 509-527-7132 for more information about how you can partner with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Natural Resource Management

Lake Wallula - McNary Dam 

Lake Sacajawea - Ice Harbor Dam

Lake West - Lower Monumental Dam

Lake Bryan - Little Goose Dam

Lower Granite Lake - Lower Granite Dam

Lucky Peak Dam and Lake

Mill Creek Dam and Bennington Lake

Dworshak Dam and Reservoir 

Pre-recorded Dam Crossing Hot Line