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What fish are in Swofford Pond?

What fish are in Swofford Pond?

Swofford Pond is one of Washington state’s secret bass ponds. Located southeast of Mossyrock, this 240-acre pond is home to a year-round fishing season for rainbow and brown trout, largemouth bass, perch, bluegill, crappie, brown bullheads, channel catfish and — believe it or not — sturgeon.

Is Swofford Pond open?

Tips for Fishing at Swofford Pond Fishing is open year-round at Swofford Pond. Swofford has an unimproved boat launch.

Is fishing open on Riffe lake?

The lake stretches more than 13 miles along US-12 east of Mossyrock and has a year-round open fishing season. Riffe provides good fishing for landlocked coho and Chinook salmon, plus an occasional large brown trout. Rainbow and cutthroat trout are also available.

Can you fish on Silver Lake in WA?

Located just outside the town of Medical Lake, Silver Lake is a year-round open season spot that has something for everybody. Fishing for warmwater species including largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and perch can be decent in the spring, but typically picks up as the water temperatures rise.

How is the fishing in Riffe Lake?

Riffe Lake fishing is very good. The water level has come up. The Tripod Rainbow are aggressive, they running 18″ to 20″, some landlocked Silvers are also being caught they are about 11-12″” long and thin.

Where can I fish in Riffe Lake?

It’ll take some serious scrambling to reach water in many spots, especially in big middle of the lake. However, there are decent spots to fish from shore at both ends of the dam on the west side and at and Taidnapam Park at the upper (east) end of the reservoir, where there also is a fishing bridge.

Can you boat on Riffe Lake?

Lakes Mayfield, Riffe, and Rimrock are just a few popular spots for boating. From small, non-motorized lakes to large lakes serving as recreational hotspots, the byway offers boaters a variety of choices. Wherever you launch your boat, the forested shores of these picturesque lakes provide a charming setting.

What is the water level at Riffe Lake?

Normal lake elevation varies from 600 feet, minimum operating level, to 770 feet, normal operating pool, with crest of the spillway at 728 feet and top of tainter gates at 778.5 feet .