Press Release

Summer Host(s) Sought for Horsethief Reservoir

Wanted: a person or persons to spend the entire summer in a beautifully scenic location. Occupy shaded campsite on lakeshore. Meet and greet new people each day. Trout fishing available just a few feet from front door.

Sounds like tough duty doesn't it? Yet this volunteer position is available for the 2002 summer season at Horsethief Reservoir. Idaho Fish and Game is currently accepting applications for the position of camp host at the popular recreation site. For more information or to apply for the volunteer host position, contact Dennis Hardy at Fish and Game's Southwest region office in Nampa, 208-465-8470, ext. 348 or by e-mail at

Owned and operated by Fish and Game, Horsethief Reservoir is located just east of Cascade. The 260-acre site is situated within a forested area, giving it a high mountain lake appearance. Horsethief is managed as a rainbow trout fishery and is a popular summer destination for anglers and other recreationists.