Where to Fish Medicine Lake


Lake should be allowed to rest between plants. Cutthroats stocked in 1971, '78, '85. Many fish in 2001. Had been stocked every 6 then 8 yrs. We will now stock every 10 years. D Hagenston 8/29/89 12" CT's, some skinny. '90 gill net set for 3.5 hours. Fish were fat. No fish netted in two previous surveys. Arlen lundberg and crew could turn only 2 15"ers here in '00. Saw 4 others. 2012 FWP survey caught 10 fish in 14 hr. net set. Fat test Healthy.

Size 30.3 acres
Elevation 9994.16 ft.
Directions Up the well Traveled Trail from east Rosebud Lake to twin outlets lake then northwest to medicine lake.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 08S 16E 20
Latitude/Longitude 45.11894 -109.76876
FWP Region Region 5 
County Carbon
Fishing District Central
Type: MTNLAKE

Main Contact

Absaroka Beartooth - Region 5

Absaroka Beartooth
Region 5


Manager

Ken Frazer
Fisheries Manager
kfrazer@mt.gov
(406) 247-2961
Absaroka Beartooth
Region 5

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Waterbody Section Field Form Type Date Purpose Species
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Species Count Avg StdDev Min Max AvgWgt StdDevWgt MinWeight S/L Sects Surveys Waterbody
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Waterbody Section Species Count AveLength StdDevLength MinLength MaxLength AveWeight StdDevWeight MinWeight MaxWeight
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Waterbody Year Section Species Count AveLength StdDevLength MinLength MaxLength AveWeight StdDevWeight MinWeight MaxWeight
Year Angler Days Std. Error
2011 59 59

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