Winchester Lake State Park Article

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Winchester Lake State Park
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Map showing the location of Winchester Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Winchester Lake State Park
Location in Idaho
Map showing the location of Winchester Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Winchester Lake State Park
Location in the United States
Location Winchester, Idaho, United States
Coordinates 46°14′12″N 116°37′46″W / 46.23667°N 116.62944°W / 46.23667; -116.62944
WINCHESTER LAKE STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

46°14′12″N 116°37′46″W / 46.23667°N 116.62944°W / 46.23667; -116.62944
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Area418 acres (169 ha) [1]
Elevation3,900 ft (1,200 m) [1]
Designation Idaho state park
Established1969 [2]
Administrator Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
Website Winchester State Park

Winchester Lake State Park is a public recreation area covering 418 acres (169 ha) on the southern edge of Winchester in Lewis County, Idaho, United States. The state park surrounds 104-acre (42 ha) Winchester Lake at the base of the Craig Mountains. Fish in the lake include rainbow trout, perch, bass, and bluegill. Common wildlife includes white-tailed deer, Canada geese, muskrats, bald eagles, Columbian ground squirrels, and raccoons. [1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Winchestre State Park". Idaho Parks and Recreation. Retrieved October 22, 2017.
  2. ^ "History: State Lands in Idaho". Idaho Museum of Natural History. Retrieved October 22, 2017.

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