Northwest Wildflowers

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Fishtrap Lake

Lincoln County, Washington

Bureau of Land Management

Fees: none

Activity: walking/biking/hiking

Elevation: 1980'-2170'

Current status (as of 4/19/24): blooming

Notes: The map on this page shows portions of the "North Loop" and "South Loop" trails on the west side of Fishtrap Lake. There is another hiking area on the east side of the lake called the "Scroggie Loop," which starts on Scroggie Road 1.4 miles east of Fishtrap Lake Resort; see for more details. A PDF map of all the trails is available from the BLM web site.

Peak wildflower bloom at Fishtrap Lake is typically from early April through May into early June, but there may be some flowers blooming from mid-March until the end of June.*

Typical year:

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* The dates given on this Web site for each location's blooming season are only estimates and can vary from year to year. Weather conditions in the winter and spring can shift these dates by up to a month, especially in the mountains. For the latest updates, check the Oregon Wildflowers or PortlandHikers Facebook groups, or browse the most recent postings to iNaturalist or Instagram.