Now open for the season!
Otter Lake Lodge open for reservations. 

Wed – Fri: 12 – 7:30 p.m.
Sat – Sun: 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Boathouse rentals available, limit one household inside and on the dock at one time. Please follow sanitation guidelines.

Please be aware of current guidance on gatherings and route this memo for approval.



We offer cabin rentals for $35 – $50/ night! We have four types of cabins in various locations surrounding the lake! This is the perfect spot for a staycation right on JBER!


We have 3 pavilions at Otter Lake: The Lower Pavilion is located right below Otter Lake Lodge. The Upper Pavilion and the A-Frame Pavilion are located at the Upper Otter Lake Campground.


There are campsites at both the lake and upper campground. Camp sites are first come, first served. There is availability for up to four tents per site.


The lodge is a two-story chalet with a full kitchen and bar over looking the lake. A great venue for parties, weddings, squadron functions, and meetings. There is seating for 168 guests. Bookings are taken up to six months in advance.

Otter Lake is a picturesque outdoor recreation area nestled amid spruce and birch trees located on the back side of JBER. The boat house offers a variety of rentals for use on the lake during the Summer including:

  • Rowboats

  • Canoes

  • Kayaks

  • Stand-Up Paddle Boards

  • Paddle boats

  • Sail Boats