Saddle Dam Park


Hours of Operation:

Open Friday before Memorial Day-Labor Day: 6:00am-9:00pm 

  • Day use only
  • Dispersed shoreline camping program for Yale Reservoir is managed from this park.  Please see our dispersed camping webpage for more details.
  • Shoreline picnic area
  • Swimming and boating  please note: for the safety of all swimmers, no personal floatation devices (including but not limited to: kayaks, paddleboards, inflatable watercraft, etc.) or use of oars or paddles are allowed within the swimming area
  • Water and restrooms provided
  • Two-lane boat ramp 
  • Equestrian/Hiker Only Trails
  • Entrance gate closes at 9 p.m. 

PDF View map of this recreation area


From the I-5 Woodland, Washington Exit #21 take Highway 503 East, approximately 24 miles, turn right at 503 South, drive approximately 3 miles and make left onto Frasier Road.  Follow for 1 mile, next turn left onto Yale Village Road for 0.7 miles to Saddle Dam Park.


Visitors entering day use sites via vehicles are required to pay applicable fees. Pass holders must check in with booth attendant (if staffed). Passes must be displayed in car window at all times. Fees are non-transferable.  

Saddle Dam Trail Area Map - View PDF map (PDF)