CAVE LAKE, State Park

The 32-acre reservoir at Cave Lake State Park is popular for trout fishing, boating, picnicking and camping. Perched in the middle of the Schell Creek Range at an elevation of 7,300-feet, the park offers outstanding scenic views and opportunities for nature study and photography. Facilities include campgrounds, picnic areas, hiking trails and a boat launch. Winter sports such as ice fishing, cross-country skiing and ice skating are also available. Weather permitting, Cave Lake is open all year.

Cave Lake photo 1.jpg

Facilities & Amenities: 

  • Camping
  • Dump Station
  • Showers
  • Picnicking
  • Group Picnicking
  • Boat Launch
  • Trails
  • Nature Study
  • Fishing
  • Winter Sports 

Day-use and overnight camping fees apply.

Cave Lake photo 2


“Nevada Division of State Parks” website.


15 miles southeast of Ely via U.S. 50/6/93 and Success Summit Road.

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