Where to Fish Fire Lake

Fire Lake


Fire Lake is high elevation mountain lake located at the head end of Fire Creek in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. The lake is managed as a Yellowstone cutthroat trout fishery.

Size 8 acres
Elevation 9,590.7 ft.
Directions Fire lake can be accessed from Mill Creek Road FS-486 south of Livingston. Take the East Fork of Mill Creek road FS-3280 heading east to the trail head. Take trail#51 east to trail#48 Sage Creek north towards Elbow Lake. Leave trail #48 for the best route to the lake. There is no maintained trail to Fire Lake.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 05S 10E 20
Latitude/Longitude 45.38173 -110.50867
FWP Region Region 3 
County Park
Fishing District Central
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