Located in beautiful southern, Oregon just over the California state line is the Resort at Lake Selmac. This lake has great fishing and is stocked annually with trout. You can fish largemouth bass, catfish, bluegill, crappie, perch and panfish and Oregon record bass has been caught in Lake Selmac.

A Great Place for Family Reunions, and Events

Lake Selmac offers a lot of outdoor activities to all ages, hiking, boating, fishing and relaxing. Ask us about your event.

Resort Lake Selmac at sunset


The store is well stocked and conveniently located within walking distance from all our campsites. You’ll find firewood and kindling, coffee, ice cold beer and beverages, wine, fishing bait, tackle, and day fishing licenses. We have a lot of your favorite snacks, candy, and meals, as well as, camping supplies, kites, and fun water toys.

Boat and watercraft rentals are available here too. Feel free to visit us and ask about local activities and places to visit nearby.


Available for reservations are 2 cabins, 3 tipis, a total of 29 RV/tent sites, 11 of those are pull throughs, a 50 amp electricity service, dump station ($5) , wireless internet, bathrooms, hot showers, and laundry facility.  Our prices are very reasonable. Take a look at our rates.


We also rent boats with a trolling motor, stand up paddle boards, pedal boats, and kayaks.

Our prices are listed on our rates page.

There’s more to do than fish! Go play on the frisbee disc golf course, bike or hike the groomed trail around Lake Selmac. Take a day for local attractions like the Oregon Caves, Great Cats World Park, or go wine tasting at Foris Vineyards Winery and Augustino Estate vineyards for a taste of the community.

Boat around the Resort at Lake Selmac
biking too - Resort at Lake Selmac

HIking trails around Resort at Lake Selmac

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Call For Reservations and Information Closed for December & January

To make a reservation, call the resort at (541) 597-2277.

RV Park, Tent Camping, Cabins & Tipis Available

  • Full service Country Store
  • RV sites with 13 pull-throughs
  • Tent camping sites with electric and water
  • Well-shaded camping sites
  • Wireless Internet service
  • 50 amp service
  • Bathrooms with CLEAN hot showers
  • Laundry room
  • Fire rings
  • Picnic tables
  • Volleyball court
  • Tetherball pole
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Pets welcome
    (No aggressive dogs allowed)
  • Disc golf in walking distance of the Resort


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Resort at Lake Selmac RV Park setting
Resort at Lake Selmac's Old-New Owners-the family is back!

Family Owned and Managed Again!

Vince and Shannon are running the Resort at Lake Selmac and intend on providing a safe, quaint and family friendly resort along this cherished Lake Selmac near Cave Junction and is no longer Smoke on the Water.

The local community is thrilled to have the family back.

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Resort at Selmac Lake where you can catch sizable largemouth bass

Selmac Lake is not a big lake, but has a splendid amount of sizable largemouth bass. This southern Oregon reservoir, located 20 miles southwest of Grants Pass, is stocked annually with rainbow trout and has plenty of pan fish.

The Resort at Lake Selmac, also known as Lake Selmac Resort, has been a favorite outdoor adventure and camping destination for generations. Families return annually for boating, fishing, hiking, biking, swimming and just plain relaxing.

It’s a great location for family reunions, class reunions, and events.

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7 pound largemouth base caught at Resort at Lake Selmac
7 Pounder!

Ride the Rogue River with Hellgate Jetboat Excursions

Many things to do are just a short drive away

Visit the Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve, take a jetboat ride down the Wild and Scenic Rogue River out of Grants Pass (20 miles away) with Hellgate Excursions, take a guided tour at the amazing Great Cats of the World Park (a wild cat reserve here in Cave Junction), taste gold medal wines from this region at Foris Vineyards Winery, and have an incredible experience tasting wines in a tree house tasting room overlooking a beautiful lake at Augustinos Estate & Vineyard, just to name a few adventures you can have if you want to explore the local attractions.