Crawfish Lake
Located twelve (12) miles east of Riverside on Tunk Creek Road. The southern half of the lake is on Colville reservation so boundary waters apply; Washington state license required when fishing from a boat, a tribal permit required when fishing from shore on tribal lands.  Rainbow trout 10-12 inches, along with eastern brook trout in the 10 inch range.  There is a USFS campground with boat launch located at the lake.

Fishing Prospects Calendar

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Species you might catch

Brook trout

Lake Information

Okanogan County
Lake Acreage: 79.9
Elevation: 4,485 feet
Eastside Washington

Lake Management Type
Trout emphasis

Sport Fishing Regulations & Seasons

Emergency Rule Updates
Fishing closures and openings happen constantly throughout the year. The E-Rules keep you up-to-date.

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Two-Pole Fishing Allowed

Access Sites / Boat Ramps on this Lake

No site or ramp information available.

Fish Plants & Stocking Reports