Can you fish at Suttle Lake?

Can you fish at Suttle Lake?

Lake and Pond Fishing Kokanee fishing at Suttle Lake is best in May and June using bait. The most commonly used baits are periwinkles and caddis larva, but night crawler and red egg combinations are also popular. Kokanee sizes currently average 9 to 10 inches.

What type of fish are in Suttle Lake?

Suttle Lake is a pretty mountain lake and very easily reached fishing spot near Sisters and Black Butte Ranch in Central Oregon. The 250-acre lake is primarily fished for kokanee and brown trout, but there also are a modest number of wild rainbow trout that can be harvested.

Can you fish Crescent creek Oregon?

The upper 12 miles (19 km) of the Little Deschutes is part of the system too. The creek supports native rainbow trout, non-native brown trout and brook trout, and other species.

Who owns Suttle Lake?

After sitting for 20 years, Suttle Lake Lodge finally found a new owner. Ken Lovegren purchased and remodeled it in the early ’70s, preparing to open on Memorial Day 1974. Then, in a sadly familiar story, the lodge burned down—one week before opening. Ronda Sneva built the present-day lodge more than 30 years later.

Is Suttle Lake man made?

A glacier carved out a deep valley leaving a lateral moraine where it stopped. Over time, the moraine trapped water creating the lake. Today, Suttle Lake occupies a long, narrow valley with relatively steep slopes to the north and south. Suttle Lake is a natural lake that covers 253 acres (1.02 km2).

Do you need a license to fly fish in Oregon?

Who needs a fishing license in Oregon. All anglers 18 and older must purchase a fishing license, and appropriate tags and endorsements. Children younger than 12 years do not need a license to fish or shellfish.

How many trout can I keep in Oregon?

Northwest Zone Regulations
Species Bag Limit
Trout Lakes: 5 per day, 3 daily limits in possession. Streams: (including tidewaters and bays): 2 per day, 3 daily limits in possession.

What size trout can you keep in Oregon?

Oregon Hatchery Trout Limit The rules clearly state that anglers should only take home 5 small trout that are between 8-20 inches long. Trout measuring anything from 20 inches and above is a trophy and you are only allowed to take one home each day.

What is the elevation of Suttle Lake?

3,438′Suttle Lake / Surface elevation

Can you boat on Suttle Lake?

The lake has an excellent population of naturally reproducing kokanee, plus brown trout, whitefish, and crayfish. Motorized and non-motorized boats are allowed on this body of water.

Can you fly fish year-round in Oregon?

While in some places you can fly-fish year-round — including the Deschutes — there’s a special time to go fly-fishing in each river and each region.

What lake in Oregon has the biggest fish?

Ron Campbell caught this world record kokanee in Oregon’s Wallowa Lake. (Photo courtesy of Ron Campbell.)…Oregon Game Fish Records.

Species Catfish, Bullhead
Weight 3 lbs, 7 oz
Year 2001
Where Henry Hagg Lake
Angler Bob Judkins