A natural impoundment, Salmon Lake is one of the beautiful links in the chain of lakes on the Clearwater River and just south of Seeley Lake. Fishing, boating, and a variety of water sports are popular activities in this woodland setting of western larch, ponderosa pine, and Douglas-fir. This park is situated on 42 acres of land at 3,917 feet in elevation. It provides 23 sites with flush and vault toilets, showers, grills/fire rings, firewood, picnic tables, trash cans, drinking water and interpretive displays. RV dump station is available seven miles south at Clearwater Junction where Highway 83 and 200 meet. RV/trailer units are limited in size of 25 feet and campers may stay 14 days during a 30 day period at this park. A golf course is located nearby in Seeley Lake. Pets must be on a leash. Fees are charged for day use and camping.
The park has an amphitheater for interpretive programs and special group use, the day use area provides further opportunities for group use as well.