The lake is nestled between snowcapped Mt. Thielson and Mt. Bailey. Such a setting provides the perfect spot for fishing, hiking, berry picking, swimming, horseback riding, scenic drives, and picnicking.
boats are available through the Diamond Lake Resort. Chartered trips and excursions can be arranged.
The famous Pacific Crest trail is at your back door and you will also find many miles of forest trails in the area. Short excursions of less than one day can be made to many waterfalls and other fishing lakes, rivers and reservoirs.