Nearest Town: Malad City
Site Size: 475 acres
Directions: I-15 Exit #13; ID 38 W (50 S St) through Malad City; zero odometer at stop sign at T intersection; turn R onto Bannock Rd; continue through town; pass stop sign and 4 way intersection; leave town; rd makes several 90 degree turns to the W and N; rd paved entire way; rd becomes W 1000 N (Upper St Johns); mi 2.6 stay R; mi 3.6 L at fork; follow "Sportsman’s Access" signs; mi 4.4 stay R; mi 5.8 rd becomes N 3800 W; mi 7.6 rd becomes Daniels Rd; mi 14.4 follow "Sportsman’s Access" signs; mi 17.7 enter reservoir parking lot.
Description: During migration, look for high numbers of waterfowl (Mallard, American Wigeon, and Northern Shoveler) and waterbirds (American Coot, American White Pelican, and Wilson’s Phalarope). In spring, Sharp-tailed Grouse can be seen on leks nearby. Look for Osprey and Red-tailed Hawk (on power poles). A small Great Blue Heron colony in dead trees at northern end of reservoir can be found. The north end of the lake is the best place for birding.
IDFG (208) 232-4703
Malad Chamber of Commerce (208) 766-9230