Trapper Creek Boat Launch

Deschutes National Forest, Near Crescent, Oregon

Trapper Creek Boat Launch does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


This beautiful boat launch is densely forested. Mosquitoes are oppressive in the early season and visitors are cautioned to come prepared with proper gear as well as repellent. There is limited trailer parking so come early to get a spot! There are two accessible picnic sites.

This site provides fishing access for a variety of fish species including large lake trout at Odell 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: