Monday, March 26, 2012

Windmill, Canal, Hart Lakes, Grant County, Washington

Mid Draft Boats, Motors Allowed
Multiple boat launches, accessible fishing platforms, accessible restrooms, primitive camping, no running water
Three Sister Lakes are 3 lakes all next to each other with two of the lakes being connected and all of which are in Sheep Lake state lands. Windmill Lake which is the northern most of the lakes and Canal Lake which is the southeast lake are connected to make one continues long lake. Hart Lake is to the west of the two previous mentioned lake and is not connected but the launch to this lake is only about 100 feet from the Canal Lake launch. All three lakes are excellent fishing lakes and water foul hunting or viewing lakes. Kayaking and small boat sailing is also activities of choice on these lakes. Hart lake is the first lake you will come to once you start down the road to the 3 sister lakes and there is a nice camping area lone its northeaster shore next to it's boat launch. To camp at Canal lake you will camp next to the shore of Windmill Lake. Fishing: Rainbow Trout all three lakes; Hart Lake also has Triploid Steelhead. Directions: From Moses Lake take HWY 17 south toward Othello; turn right (west) on HWY 262/O'Sullivan Dam Road. Approximately 2 miles up the road on your left (south) you will see the entrance to Sheep Lake Rd. Follow this road all the way to the sign indicating Windmill, Canal, & Hart Lakes. The first lake you will come to is Hart lake, Followed by Canal and Windmill Lakes. Maps: To view a map click on http://www.mapquest.com and type in Potholes State Park, WA. pan southeast to view these Lakes. Info: Open April 1 - Sept. 30.

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