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Lake Cascade State Park
IUCN Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape)
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Location Valley County, Idaho, United States
Nearest city Cascade, Idaho
Area 500 acres (200 ha)
Elevation 4,828 ft (1,472 m)
Designation Idaho state park
Established 1999
Administrator Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
Website Lake Cascade State Park

Lake Cascade State Park is a public recreation area consisting of multiple units totaling 500 acres (200 ha) around Lake Cascade, an impoundment of the North Fork of the Payette River that covers 27,000 acres (11,000 ha) in Valley County, Idaho, United States. The state park includes 279 individual campsites in 10 developed campgrounds, six boat ramps, and opportunities for hiking, fishing, ice fishing, skiing, and bird watching.

Wildlife

This state park is home to waterfowl, deer, rainbow trout, raccoon, eagles, black bear, owls, fox, songbirds, badger, coho salmon, elk, cougar, hawks, smallmouth bass, perch, grizzly bear and skunk.

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