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Title:Carter Lake
Area:Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
Size:28 Acres
Depth:40 Feet
Elevation:25 Feet
Camp_Sites:23
Misc:Stocked by ODFW with catchable rainbow trout. Also contains largemouth bass and yellow perch.
Links:
Siuslaw National Forest-Lake Fishing
Cater Lake Campground
Notes:Carter Lake lies conveniently next to Highway 101. With a boat ramp on the east side and a campground on the west side, it sees a wide variety of use from campers, boaters, sunbathers, swimmers, and fishermen. Hikers can also take the Carter Dunes Trail from the campground to the ocean.
Route:From Florence take Highway 101 south for 12 miles, or from Reedsport take Highway 101 north for 10 miles.
USGS_75:Tahkenitch Creek
Reference:Day Hikes from Oregon Campgrounds by Ostertag / Fishing in Oregon by Sheehan / 100 Hikes Oregon Coast by Sullivan / 120 Hikes on the Oregon Coast by Henderson

Carter Lake - - - July 22, 2006


Carter Lake Boat Ramp - - - July 22, 2006

Type:Lake
Camping:yes
Fishing:yes
Day_Hike:yes
Swimming:yes