Our Local Gems

Payette and Cascade Lakes are jeweled magnets for water enthusiasts! Boat, ski or fish. Public access docks/marinas. Hells Canyon National Recreation Area only 1 1/2 hr. away. View our Waterfront properties.

Payette Lake

Payette Lake

Beautiful Payette Lake is a sight to behold. Public access, sandy beaches, marina and Ponderosa State Park access. Water or jet ski, pontoon boats and jet boat rentals at the McCall Marina. Bring your own water craft and stay at one of our lakefront properties!

This sparkling gem has something for everyone year round.

Make it a point to visit Little Payette Lake just ten minutes east of town.
Location: McCall
Upper Payette Lake

Upper Payette Lake

Great fishing..

Cast your line for a while. When you`ve caught your limit, Burgdorf natural hot springs is just over the Secesh summit and a few miles up the road.
Location: North of McCall 20 minutes
Little (Payette) Lake

Little (Payette) Lake

Just five minutes east of town, on your way to the back country, you`ll find "Little Lake".

Trophy fishing and primitive camping. Single, barbless hook only, no bait is allowed. Limit: 2 fish over 20 inches but always check for the most recent regulations.

Have fun. Make sure to bring mosquito repellent.
Location: Just a few miles east of downtown McCall.
Louie Lake

Louie Lake

Located off of Boulder Rd. on Jug Mountain, Louie Lake is a back country gem. This kid friendly hike (some steep areas) is worth the effort when Louie Lake comes into view.

This lake is still pristeen though easily accessible.

Bring your rod or float tube. Sssshhhhh - quiet please.
Location: Trail head is south east of McCall 30 minutes.
Lake Cascade (Cascade Resavoir) State Park

Lake Cascade (Cascade Resavoir) State Park

Twenty minutes south of McCall. Public boat ramps in Cascade and on both east and west shores. Day use and camp sites for overnight visitors.

This lake is fed by the Payette River and supports both warm water and cold water species. Always check Idaho regulations for rules and limits.
Location: South of McCall Idaho, 20 minutes.
Phone: 208-382-6544