Sage Lake - West

West Sage Lake is located south of Potholes Reservoir adjacent to the eastern shoreline of Long Lake.  This lake is very productive and can grow large trout.  It is best fished from a float tube, pontoon boat, or canoe.  WDFW recommends anglers fish both West and East Sage Lakes to maximize catch.

Fishing Prospects Calendar

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Fishing Expectation


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Lake Information

Grant County
Lake Acreage: 5.3
Elevation: 974 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