Where to Fish Zimmer Lake


Some reproduction occurs but it is recommended the lake be stocked every eight years. A fine layer of silt covers the spawning substrate. Eb's planted in '36, CT's in '59, '67, '68, '76. '91 - redds were visible in the outlet, and the CT were spawning. Some fry seen. Continue stocking every 8 years. 9/96 beano sheridan found a good supply of 10-11" fish. The long winters of '96 test '97 may have slowed growth here. 2012 FWP survey 5.5 hr set 2 angled 2.5 hrs 10 YCT caught / healthy.

Size 26.0 acres
Elevation 10190.96 ft.
Directions East of Goose Lake. No Trail. Or one can hike up lady of the Lake Creek, then north up zimmer creek. Good trail. Long lake trailhead is shorter.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 08S 15E 20
Latitude/Longitude 45.11927 -109.88316
FWP Region Region 5 
County Park
Fishing District Central
Type: MTNLAKE
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There is no fish consumption advisory for this waterbody.