Where to Fish Jay Lake

Jay Lake


Golden trout are in surrounding lakes downstream. Was planted in '77 with cutthroat. Saunders caught 15" CT in 1983. Only adult spawners were sampled in '91. Mike poore reports anglers catching many large fish in '86. Fish were spawning in the outlet 7/24/91. Fish were healthy but not fat. This lake is doing fine on its own.

Size 23.7 acres
Elevation 9794.08 ft.
Directions Best access is from the Boulder lake plateau. The lake is in the Flood Creek drainage which is basically impassable.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 06S 13E 14
Latitude/Longitude 45.30673 -110.06669
FWP Region Region 5 
County Sweet Grass
Fishing District Central
Type: MTNLAKE
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Waterbody Section Field Form Type Date Purpose Species
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Species Count Avg StdDev Min Max AvgWgt StdDevWgt MinWeight S/L Sects Surveys Waterbody
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Id Fcs Id Fnd Id Species Year Species Abbrv Length Weight M/C Count Sex Mort Hook Scar Disease Scales Otolith Fin Clip Tag Comment Genetics Age Stomach Intercept Slope Gear Equipment Trip Date Pass/Run Water Section Lat/Down Lon/Down Lat/Up Lon/Up

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There is no fish consumption advisory for this waterbody.