From La Grande, take I-84 exit 265 to Hwy 203 east (this is Adams Avenue). Take 203 for 5 miles to Hot Lake.Directions
Habitat and Birds
These lakes are the remnants of a much larger lake system that used to exist in the Grande Ronde valley. Waterfowl move between the Hot Lakes and Ladd Marsh. Ducks, geese, shorebirds, and waders all gather here in good numbers.