Construction Warning



Due to construction, you may be asked to camp at another space. When the vault toilets are being destroyed, you will be asked to stay 200 feet away from the construction. Click here for more information.

We Are Hiring!

The position is for a seasonal caretaker who will oversee campground operations, including, maintenance, collection of fees, and monitoring activities. For more information please click here.

Indian Lake

Indian Lake (Lake Hiyúumptipin)is operated by the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and is located 34 miles southeast of Pendleton, Oregon on the Umatilla Indian Reservation.

Lake Hiyúumptipin (which translates as "grizzly bear devouring") offers a relaxing atmosphere to camp, picnic, fish, and boat in the Blue Mountains southeast of Pendleton, Oregon. At an elevation of 4,200 feet, the Indian Lake Recreation Area lies near the crest of the Blue Mountains.

For information on campsite fees and ammenities, please click here.

Campground Location

From Pendleton, Oregon travel 15 miles South on Highway 395 to Pilot Rock, Oregon. On the south end of Pilot Rock, take East Birch Creek Road for 19 miles to Indian Lake.

To find Indian Lake on your GPS, use the following coordinates:
N 45.365937
W -118.550835

Office Location

46411 Timíne Way
Pendleton, OR 97801


phone: 541-276-3873
fax: 541-429-7472