Battle Ground Lake Fishing Report

Anglers visiting her have reported being successful
with fly rods using BH Wooly Buggers and a variety of nymph patterns while casting to shore line from floating device such as a float tube or pontoon boat.

The lake has been stocked and should continue to produce well till the temperature rises above 85 or 90 degrees consistently.

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Dated  4/27/16

Battle Ground lake has been planted with 250 triploid rainbow trout according to the WDFW.

There were also 2000 cuthroat trout planted at the same time.

Dated 4/19/16

Many areas heavily stocked for the trout opener this weekend.

Swofford Pond - Tacoma Power released 4,000 rainbow trout.

Lake/Pond

Date

Species

Number

Fish per
Pound

Hatchery

Notes

KRESS LK (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 11, 2016

Rainbow

3,387

2.1

GOLDENDALE HATCHERY

 

HORSESHOE LK (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 12, 2016

Rainbow

3,424

2.14

GOLDENDALE HATCHERY

 

LK SACAJAWEA (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 13, 2016

Rainbow

508

2.1

GOLDENDALE HATCHERY

 

LK SACAJAWEA (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 13, 2016

Rainbow

2,900

2.34

GOLDENDALE HATCHERY

 

LK SACAJAWEA (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 13, 2016

Rainbow

3,419

2.6

MOSSYROCK HATCHERY

 

KRESS LK (COWL)
Cowlitz County - Region 5

Apr 14, 2016

Rainbow

2,533

2.6

MOSSYROCK HATCHERY

 

LEWIS CO PRK PD-S (LEWI)
Lewis County - Region 5

Apr 14, 2016

Rainbow

100

0.67

TROUT LODGE COMMERCIAL

Average 1.5 lbs. each