Hosmer Lake Boating Site

Deschutes National Forest, Near Bend, Oregon

Hosmer Lake Boating Site does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Hosmer Lake  is well known for its breath taking views of Mt. Bachelor, South Sister, Broken Top, wildlife viewing and the brook trout and rainbows that are quite visible in this shallow clear lake.  

There is a small boat ramp here with a gravel parking area and only electric motors are allowed on the lake.

Recreation Fee Site: Parking at this site requires a recreation pass. Passes are available at this site, but can also be purchased from Forest Service offices or vendors. Please check here for more information about recreation passes and where they can be purchased.

Acceptable passes include: