Where to Fish Smethurst Lake

Smethurst Lake Smethurst Lake


Good spawning area. This lake is a shallow wide spot in Hellroaring Creek. Most of shoreline is marshy. Prospector Melvin Martin may have planted these cutts in 1901-05. In 2014 Yellowstone cutthroat trout were sampled in the small marsh ponds south of Smethurst Lake.

Size 3.79 acres
Elevation 9594.0 ft.
Directions Hike up Hellroaring Creek from the Jeep Trail #3004. NW down a steep grassy slope from the trailhead.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 9S 18E 14
Latitude/Longitude 45.04149 -109.47052
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
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For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
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For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
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