Lucky Peak State Park

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Coordinates: 43°31′58″N 116°03′28″W / 43.532889°N 116.057727°W / 43.532889; -116.057727
Lucky Peak State Park
Idaho State Park
Lucky peak.jpg
Country United States
State Idaho
County Ada
Location Boise
 - elevation 2,750 ft (838 m)
 - coordinates 43°31′58″N 116°03′28″W / 43.532889°N 116.057727°W / 43.532889; -116.057727
Founded 1956 [1]
Management Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
IUCN category V - Protected Landscape/Seascape
Location of Lucky Peak State Park in Idaho
Website: Lucky Peak State Park

Luck Peak State Park is a state park in Ada County, Idaho, United States.[2] Lucky Peak State Park is located around Lucky Peak Lake, which was created in 1955 by the construction of Lucky Peak Dam.[3]

The Discovery Park unit is a roadside park with picnic tables, shelters, and opportunities for fishing in the Boise River. The Sandy Point unit is at the base of the dam and has a sandy beach. The Spring Shores unit has lake access via two boat ramps as well as a marina.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "State Lands in Idaho: History". Idaho Museum of Natural History. Archived from the original on February 23, 2013. Retrieved 2011-03-04. 
  2. ^ "Lucky Peak State Park". Idaho Parks and Recreation. Archived from the original on February 23, 2013. Retrieved May 28, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Lucky Peak Dam and Lake". U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Retrieved July 18, 2014.