Hyatt Dam - Jackson County, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 42° 10.306 W 122° 28.094
10T E 543921 N 4668984
Quick Description: This reservoir dam is located at Hyatt Lake at the SW end.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/7/2014 3:18:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMMM88
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
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Long Description:
Located at Hyatt Reservoir is a man-made dam. There's not too much spectacular about this dam other than it provides a nice view of Keene Creek below. This man-made reservoir was built in 1923 by the local irrigation district to provide adequate irrigation for farmers and ranchers in Jackson County.

Hyatt Reservoir is popular for campers and fishermen during the summer months. The lake allows boats but at a controlled 10 mph speed and NO jet skis or water-skiing is allowed.

You can read the details of this dam on the BLM website here.

Waterway where the dam is located: Hyatt Lake Reservoir

Main use of the Water Dam: Irrigation

Material used in the structure: embankment

Height of Dam: 53 feet

Date built: 1/1/1923

Fishing Allowed: yes

Motor Sports Allowed: no

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