Little Diamond

1002 McGowen Rd.
Newport, WA 99156

Ranger Station: (509) 447-4813

Address above is not to be used for mail delivery to members.
Please have mail sent to:
General Delivery, Newport, WA 99156.

Summertime at this 360-acre northeastern Washington preserve offers great warm weather in which to lounge by the pool and spa. Fish for 5-pound Kamloops trout or take a paddleboat ride on the resort waters. Our Granite Lodge stands ready to serve all your needs for family reunions and other special events. Lying in the heart of the “Inland Empire,” nearby Spokane and Coeur d’Alene offer many local tourist attractions.


Campsites: 300 power and water only, no overflow sites.

Rentals: 1 trailer, (NEW!) Meadowview Retreat accommodation, 1 cabin, 1 deluxe motel (preserve rents directly), Granite Lodge, the perfect resort facility for your next special event (preserve rents directly).

Member Amenities

Adult center, ballfield, basketball court, boat launch, canoes, driving range, dump station, family center, fishing boats, fishing lake, horseshoe pits, laundry facilities, nature trails, paddleboats, pavilions, picnic areas, playgrounds, RV storage, spa, swimming pool, Wi-Fi access.

Points of Interest

  • Diamond Lake, 1 mile
  • Ranch Club Golf Course, 12 miles
  • Pend Oreille County Historical Museum in Newport, 12 miles
  • Deer Park Golf Club, 20 miles
  • Cat Tales Zoological Park, 25 miles
  • Priest Lake, 30 miles
  • Spokane Riverfront Park, 35 miles
  • Lake Pend Oreille, 35 miles
  • Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture in Spokane, 35 miles
  • Jundt Art Museum in Spokane, 35 miles
  • Lake Coeur d’Alene, 40 miles
  • Manito Park, 40 miles
  • Museum of Northern Idaho, Coeur d’Alene, 40 miles
  • Fort Sherman Museum, Coeur d’Alene, 40 miles
  • Silverwood Theme Park, 45 miles
  • Gardiner Caves, 53 miles


GPS Coordinates: N 47° 47' 44.81" W 120° 37' 42.37"; elevation is 2051 feet.

From Spokane: From the Division St. “Y” travel north on US 2 for 30 miles. Turn onto North Shore Road and follow for 4 miles. Turn left onto McGowen Rd. and follow for 1 mile to the resort. Look for the “Little Diamond RV Resort” signs.

From Newport: Take US 2 south for approximately 5 miles. Turn right onto South Shore Road. Follow for 2 miles to Diamond Lake. Turn right onto North Shore Road, and follow for 2.3 miles to McGowen Road. Turn right onto McGowen Rd, and follow 1 mile to the resort. Look for preserve signs.