ALERT - SUMMER OF 2014 : Black Butte Lake provides flood control and irrigation water to adjacent communities. Water levels may fluctuate; in general, higher levels in spring and early summer and lower levels in late summer and into the fall. As of August 18, water levels are around 35% of capacity. Buckhorn and Eagle Pass boat ramps are open. Orland Buttes boat ramp is restricted and may be dry before Labor Day. Orland Buttes campers may choose to launch at Eagle Pass or camp at Buckhorn. For additional information about current conditions, please contact the Black Butte Lake Park Office at 530-865-4781.
part ofBlack Butte Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers
Status: Open year round. Season Dates
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the facility.