Hiking and Fishing at Odell Lake

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Added by Mariya Dondonyan

  • A 10-mile trail circumnavigates this scenic Odell lake
  • 65 feet of elevation gain over the hike
  • Fresh water fishing at the lake
  • Lake Depth: 300ft
  • Bait and tackle available at the Lake's Lodge
  • Fishes in the lake: Trout, Kokanee Salmon, and Mackinaw (Lake Trout)
  • Duration: All day

This spot in central Oregon is a beautiful, natural lake where you can combine a nice hike with an afternoon of fishing. There are opportunities for multiple hikes surrounding the lake that are moderately challenging hikes and also remain scenic throughout the 10 mile trek around the lake.

Relax after the hike down by the lake, fish, and enjoy the fresh air for a perfect afternoon.

Pack List

  • Fishing gear
  • Hiking Shoes
  • Money to buy snacks and/or bait
  • Hat
  • Water
  • Backpack
  • Camera
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Backpacking, Camping, Chillin, Fishing, Hiking, Photography

Skill Level:



Year Round

Trail Type:



10 Miles

Elev. Gain:

65 Feet


Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Picnic Area

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