Prineville Reservoir State Park
With 3000 acres and 43 miles of shoreline, Prineville Reservoir State Park offers secluded high desert hiking, wildlife viewing, and water recreation. The main day use area features a designated swimming area, boat launching point and is an excellent spot for year-round fishing, where people often catch rainbow trout, bass, catfish, and crayfish. If you are staying overnight, camping within the park features stunning night sky views. This park has the coveted designation as an International Dark Sky Park, recognizing the park’s incredible night sky and minimal light pollution.