Where to Fish Pine Creek Lake

Pine Creek Lake Pine Creek Lake


Beautiful lake located at the head end of Pine Creek in the Absorka Mountains. The lake is very deep at about 170 feet and clear.

Size 31.4391 acres
Elevation 9190.56 ft.
Directions Take the Pine Creek Lake trail which leaves from the Pine Creek Campground. The distance is 5 miles to the lake.
Status of the Fishery The lake is stocked with Yellowstone Cutthroat trout every three years due to limited spawning potential in the lake.
Township/Range/Section 04S 10E 14
Latitude/Longitude 45.48456 -110.46374
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
2015 93 93
2013 278 205
2011 93 66

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