Where to Fish Knox Lake

Knox Lake Knox Lake


Large mountain lake with a spring inlet and very deep bay located on northwest part of the lake. Cerulean in color. Outlet connects to upper Bear Creek. Mostly open shoreline allows for easy fishing access.

Size 8.8941 acres
Elevation 8478.8 ft.
Directions Use Bear Creek trail head. Take trail #64 four miles to the lake. The trail is in good shape and well maintained.
Status of the Fishery Good fishing for Brook trout. Average size caught is 7 inches.
Township/Range/Section 08S 09E 15
Latitude/Longitude 45.14135 -110.61117
FWP Region Region 3 
County Park
Fishing District Central

Main Contact

Scott Opitz
Fisheries Biologist
sopitz@mt.gov
(406) 223-3951
Upper Yellowstone
Region 3


Manager

Travis Horton
Fisheries Manager
thorton@mt.gov
(406) 994-3155
Upper Yellowstone
Region 3

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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
2011 51 51

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