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Payette Lake

Valley County - Idaho
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Frequently Asked Questions About Payette Lake, ID

How big is Payette Lake?
Payette Lake is approximately 5,075 sq acres (20.5 sq km) in size.

What kind of fish can you catch in Payette Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass and Yellow Perch in Payette Lake.

Other fish species in the lake include Cutthroat Trout and Kokanee Salmon.

What are the closest cities to Payette Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include McCall, ID and New Meadows, ID.

Are there places to stay in the Payette Lake area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Payette Lake and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
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Are there boat launches on Payette Lake?
We know of 3 public boat launches on Payette Lake. Please observe any specific lake regulations posted by the boat launch and please help keep the launch area free of litter.

Are there places to eat and drink near Payette Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Are there any state parks near Payette Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 1 state park in the vacinity of Payette Lake.

For more Idaho State Park information see our State Park Guide.

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Payette Lake...
Little Payette Lake 3.3 mi 1,443
Blackwell Lake 4.5 mi 34
Fish Lake 6.9 mi 13
Brundage Reservoir 7.5 mi 282
Snowslide Lake 7.8 mi 12
Upper Jug Creek Reservoir 8.5 mi 69
Goose Lake 10.1 mi 378
Thirtythree Lake 10.1 mi 40
Rapid Lake 10.6 mi 14
Duck Lake 10.9 mi 15
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