Newman Lake

Spokane, Washington

Newman Lake

Newman Lake Shape

Newman Lake is located in Washington State, about 21 miles East of Downtown Spokane just 5 miles North of Interstate 90 on the way to Coeur d' Alene, Idaho.

Nine miles of shoreline wooded with pines and fir trees make Newman Lake an ideal area for family homes both summer and year-round.

Local Activities

  • Boating (Public Launch available)
  • Marina
  • Sport Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Swimming
Newman Lake Boating

Fish Species

  • Black crappie
  • Bluegill
  • Brook trout
  • Brown bullhead
  • Largemouth bass
  • Pumpkinseed Sunfish
  • Signal crayfish
  • Tiger muskie
  • Yellow perch
Newman Lake Water
Newman Lake in 1914

Newman Lake History

Read about the history of Newman Lake, see historical photos, and learn of the lake's discovery, early settlers, and old buildings.

Center of Lake

Newman Lake Pictures

Take a look at pictures of Newman Lake, including photos of the lake itself and some of its surrounding nature and beautiful scenery.

Driving Directions

Heading from Spokane, go east on Trent Ave (Hwy 290), and turn left onto N Starr Rd.

Continue north for 2 miles, and turn left onto NE Newman Lake Dr.

View Google Maps Directions

area map of newman lake

Important Contact Info


Non-Emergency / Crime Check Reports:
(509) 456-2233

Newman Lake Fire & Rescue:
(509) 226-1482

Newman Lake S.C.O.P.E. -
Sheriff Community Oriented Policing Effort:
(509) 226-4357

Inland Power & Light - Report an Outage:
(877) 668-8243

WA Department of Fish & Wildlife - Spokane Office:
(509) 892-1001

Newman Lake Sunset