Willow Lake

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Agate Lake County Park (Harper Reservoir)

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Willow Prairie

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Go to the Oregon Birding Trails Website and choose the Cascades Birding Trail. Choose the Mt McGloughlin Loop Guide Section 164.

From White City, 29.1 mi E on Hwy 140 to L on FR 37/CO 821; 10.6 mi N to FR 37 junction; 0.8 mi further on CO 821 to L on FR 3050; 1.1 mi S on FR 100 to dam.

From Butte Falls, 8.9 mi S on Butte Falls-Fish Lake Rd (CO821) to R on FR 3050

Fee for recreation on west side of lake.


Habitat and Birds

Open water surrounded by mixed conifer forest; resident Bald Eagle, Chestnut-backed and Mountain Chickadees, Blue and Ruffed Grouse, Mountain Quail, and Williamson’s and Red-breasted Sapsuckers; Spring and summer Osprey, Western Tanager, Hermit, Townsend’s and Wilson’s Warblers, and Swainson’s Thrush; wintering waterfowl include Ruddy Duck; Summer sees American White Pelican and late summer mudflats good for migrant shorebirds.