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Central Oregon boasts a huge selection of lakes and streams within 50 miles of Sunriver. Depending on where you go, you can try for six types of trout, two kinds of salmon and even largemouth bass, catfish and whitefish. 

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Near Sunriver


Central Oregon Rivers

For most Central Oregon waters, the general fishing season opens the last weekend in April and closes October 31.

  • Deschutes River

  • Little Deschutes River

  • Fall River

  • Metolius River

  • Crooked River

 For specific fishing seasons and regulations for each body of water, refer to Oregon Sports Fishing Regulations, published annually by the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife. Click info below.

Lakes Near Sunriver

A fishing license is required for ages 12 and older. Most places also require a Northwest Forest Pass for day use access or parking.

Here are few lakes closest to Sunriver:

  • Paulina & East Lake

  • Crane Prairie Reservoir

  • Wickiup Reservoir

  • Todd Lake

  • Devils Lake

  • Sparks Lake 

  • Elk Lake

  • Hosmer Lake

  • Lava Lake & Little Lava Lake

  • Cultus Lake & Little Cultus Lake

  • North & South Twin Lakes

  • Davis Lake

Local Resources

Sunriver Country Store, north end Marketplace and Camp Abbot Trading Company sell fishing licenses.

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