Where to Fish Line Lake

Line Lake


The lake can produce large fish and access is fairly easy. Yellowstone Cutthroats have been planted every 4 years since 1987. Lake shows heavy use, with much of the grass along the shoreline trampled. Water turbid, brownish. MTFWP sample in 2018 caught no fish. The 2015 plant may have been missed. The 2019 plant was moved up to 2018.

Size 4.7 acres
Elevation 9,797.4 ft.
Directions The lake is 2 miles east of Hwy 212 at the MT-WYO state line. Not actually on main Line Creek drainage.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 09S 19E 34
Latitude/Longitude 45.00541 -109.37589
FWP Region Region 5 
County Carbon
Fishing District Central
Type: MTNLAKE
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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
Year Angler Days Std. Error
2015 197 139
2013 78 78
2011 103 73
2009 398 249
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