Did you know we have a 685 acre lake in addition to miles of pristine beach? Stretching over three miles, Devils Lake is naturally shallow and is more sheltered from the coastal winds. Devils Lake has earned the title of “World’s Fastest Lake” and is home to D River, the “World’s Shortest River.”

About the LakeExplore Devils Lake in Lincoln City, OR

Devils Lake is in its own little world and provides an alternative on the water experience to the ocean. Just a short drive from the surf, it’s amazing at how different it can be with its warmer waters and calmer surface. Learn about the lake and what makes it so special

Parks & Access Points

Getting you or your watercraft on the water is easy. Even if you’re only going near the water there’s several spots to choose from.

Big and small, out in the open and tucked away, there are a number of parks around the lake to picnic, camp and play the day away.Boating on Devils Lake in Lincoln City, OR

Learn about lake parks and access points


So many ways to explore the waters of Devils Lake! Paddle, swim or even catch your own dinner. Learn more ways to play on the lake

  • Need to rent equipment? Head to Blue Heron Landing on the northwest side of Devils Lake.

Festivals & Events

Devils Lake Revival

Celebrate the lake with an event that features activitiesEnjoy outdoor recreation on Devils Lake on the Central Oregon Coast in Lincoln City about the lake and great stewardship practices in the watershed.

Devils Lake Dash

The season-opener for racers in the Pacific Northwest. The Dash includes stand-up and sit-down watercraft racing. There are classes for everyone, from beginners to professionals and from junior to masters.

Family Fishing

Oregon Department of Fishing & Wildlife stocks a pond at Regatta Grounds where on-site staff and volunteers provide equipment, teach youth how to bait and cast, and help kids “reel in” their catch. Adults can get tips on basic rigging, fish identification and casting. Learn about Family Fishing Events

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