Fishing in Empire Lake – Coos County, Oregon

Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon

Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon

Empire Lake is a popular Oregon State Fishing spot suitable for activities such as hiking, swimming, picnicking, boating and much more. Empire Lake is located in Medford, OR region close to North Bend OR in Coos County, Oregon. Empire Lake has the GPS coordinates: 43.396412,-124.259711. In addition to Empire Lake’s amazing beauty and natural history, Empire Lake is an ideal getaway for families who enjoy the great outdoors in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

Empire Lake is home to a variety of fish (bass, bluegill, perch, and catfish), waterfowl and birds.  Lower Empire Lake also includes a beach combined with a boat ramp for those who wish to fish or just enjoy paddling around these tranquil lakes.  A playground is located near the Hull street entrance to the park. Trout fishing at Empire Lakes has been red hot. Fishing near the block wall on the north lake using power bait just off the bottom was producing limits in less than 30 minutes for many anglers.

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Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon

Before visiting Empire Lake you should contact the local agency for more information. The Direction to Empire Lake and weather information can be found by clicking on the Driving Direction link and Weather link in the article. Visitors who have visited Empire Lake are encouraged to post reviews of the Empire Lake and images they want to share with others.

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Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon

Things To Do:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking
  • Hiking
  • Swimming


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Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon


  • Boat ramp
  • Picnic area
  • Concrete dock accessible to wheelchairs.



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Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon


Fish Types:

  • Rainbow trout
  • Trophy-size trout
  • Hatchery steelhead
  • Largemouth bass
  • Bluegill
  • Perch


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Empire Lake - Coos County, Oregon

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):

Driving Direction:
The lake is north of the road that runs from Coos Bay to Empire.

Click here for Empire Lake Driving Direction.
Click here for Empire Lake Weather Forecast.

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