Dworshak State Park Article

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Dworshak State Park
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
DworshakReservoir.jpg
Dworshak Reservoir
Map showing the location of Dworshak State Park
Map showing the location of Dworshak State Park
Location in Idaho
Map showing the location of Dworshak State Park
Map showing the location of Dworshak State Park
Location in the United States
Location Clearwater County, Idaho, United States
Nearest city Orofino, Idaho
Coordinates 46°35′N 116°17′W / 46.58°N 116.28°W / 46.58; -116.28
DWORSHAK STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

46°35′N 116°17′W / 46.58°N 116.28°W / 46.58; -116.28
[1]
Area850 acres (340 ha)
Elevation1,600 ft (490 m) [1]
Designation Idaho state park
Established1989 [2]
Administrator Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
Website Dworshak State Park

Dworshak State Park is a public recreation area covering 850 acres (340 ha) along the western shore of Dworshak Reservoir north of Orofino in Clearwater County, Idaho, United States. The state park comprises three units: Freeman Creek, Three Meadows Group Camp, and Big Eddy Lodge and Marina. There are opportunities for boating, fishing, camping, swimming, water-skiing, and hiking in the park. [1]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Dworshak State Park". Idaho Parks and Recreation. Retrieved May 28, 2012.
  2. ^ "History: State Lands in Idaho". Idaho Museum of Natural History. Retrieved March 4, 2011.

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