OPEN - Clear Lake Recreation Area is designed to provide enjoyment for off-duty Fairchild Air Force Base personnel, including active duty, retired military, National Guard, active members of the Reserves, DoD civilian employees and family members.
Located on the shores of Clear Lake, this 34 acre area is the perfect place for fishing, water skiing, swimming and boating. Clear Lake offers an assortment of picnic areas for your family or special group. Clear Lake also offers great camping opportunities, including RV sites, cabins, tent sites and a yurt. Bring the kids! They will enjoy our well-equipped playground.
Clear Lake Maps and hours
Three large picnic areas and six shelters are available for groups and squadron activities. Each area has several charcoal barbecue grills and picnic tables. Reservations for these areas can be made by calling 299-5129. There are also plenty of smaller picnic sites which require no reservations. (See Outdoor Rec. Reservations Policy).
Canoes, ski, fishing, pontoon, and paddle boats may be checked out for a reasonable fee. Safety training is offered for all boats and is required prior to renting ski and pontoon boats. Clear Lake Boating Safety training is available anytime you rent a boat.
Clear Lake has a variety of fish: trout, bass, catfish and crappie are stocked by the Washington Fish and Game Department. A Washington State fishing license is required. We permit fishing from a boat or fishing dock only. Rods and reels can be checked out and bait can be purchased at the Lodge. Clear Lake offers a wide array of tackle for all your fishing needs including bass fishing gear, trout gear, power bait and night crawlers.
Swimming is permitted inside the beach area. Swim at your own risk because no lifeguards are on duty.
Snack Bar & Convenience Store
A snack bar is provided for patron convenience, offering a variety of fast food, grilled items, packaged snacks, ice cream, soft drinks and beer.
Reservations are accepted beginning Apr.1 for cabins, picnic areas, tent camping and RV parking by calling 509-299-5129. Phones will be busy that morning, so please be patient and keep trying to get through. Cancellations or changes must be made 48 hours prior to arrival date. There are NO REFUNDS for EARLY DEPARTURES.
Pets are allowed but must be kept on a leash or inside your camper at all times. They are not to be let loose to roam freely and are never to be left unattended. Please clean up after your pet and put them inside your camper or take them with you when leaving the resort during your stay. Pets are not allowed on the beach, in the restrooms or in the lodge. Only Service Dogs allowed in these areas. Pets can go in the water from the area to the left of the boat launch.