Scooteney Park and Reservoir - caroleschuh added this area
Riders have logged 33.63 miles & 13.77 hours here.
TOP TRAIL RIDER: caroleschuh logged 33.63 miles.
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Scooteney Reservoir and campground is located about 10 miles southeast of Othello, Washington, just off State Highway 17. The entrance road Y's at the lake. Turn right for the campground and turn left to head to the southern parking loop. Park in or near the parking loop. There is a cattle guard that marks the beginning of the trail/road along the southern end of the lake. Lead your horse through the man gate next to the cattle guard. Mount up and enjoy.
Rides Add Your Ride
|23 Mar 2017||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||1 h||32m||4||✔||✔||★★★★☆|
|23 Mar 2017||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||2 h||13m||5.52||✔||✔||★★★★☆|
|02 Aug 2016||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||1 h||41m||4.14||✔||✔||☆☆☆☆☆|
|27 Jun 2016||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||1 h||54m||4.81||✔||☆☆☆☆☆|
|16 Jul 2016||caroleschuh||2 h||19m||4.69||✔||☆☆☆☆☆|
|21 Mar 2016||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||2 h||23m||5.65||✔||☆☆☆☆☆|
|09 Feb 2016||caroleschuh||Ride Notes||1 h||44m||4.82||✔||☆☆☆☆☆|
Scooteney Reservoir is an oasis in the desert. This 925 acre lake is part of the Columbia Basin Project. The waters that leave the reservoir through the south head gate flow out to the surrounding farms to become life-giving waters for the many crops that are grown in the fertile Columbia Basin. Scooteney Reservoir is known for its fantastic fishing, but it is a well-kept secret that the south end of the lake is a great place for equestrians.
Many thanks to TrailMeister user caroleschuh for adding this fabulous horse riding area!
The riding and fishing area of Scooteney Park is open from dawn to dusk.
There is a nice campground, but it is not open to horses.