Where to Fish Lake Baker

Lake Baker Lake Baker


Pond located within the City of Baker. The lake has many locations to fish from shore and some docks are available which can be used by kids to fish.The lake's fish population is subject to winter kill due to a lack of oxygen and it takes the fish population a few growing seasons to recover. The winter of 2009-2010 resulted in winter kill so it may take some time for the fishery to recover.

Size 89.6495 acres
Elevation 2971.68 ft.
Directions City of Baker
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 07N 59E 13
Latitude/Longitude 46.36337 -104.2707
FWP Region Region 7 
County Fallon
Fishing District Eastern
Owner: City of Baker
Type: POND
Notes: Significant fish kill winter of 2008/2009. Sampling in April 2009 collected: 9 black bullheads, 22 pike & one perch. Approximately 450 adult perch transplanted to Baker Lake in Aug. 2009. Largemouth bass and crappie stocking proposed for summer 2010.
Type: CHLDPOND

Main Contact

Mathew Rugg
Fisheries Biologist
mrugg@mt.gov
(406) 205-6132
Southeast Montana
Region 7


Manager

Mike Backes
Fisheries Manager
mibackes@mt.gov
(406) 234-0925
Southeast Montana
Region 7

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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
2015 112 112
2013 149 108
2011 2212 809
2009 873 438

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