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Lake Sawyer
Photo of Lake SawyerSawyer offers a diverse mix of species, including catchable-size and jumbo triploid Rainbow Trout, Coastal Cutthroat Trout, Kokanee, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth bass, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie, Brown Bullhead, and Pumpkinseed Sunfish. There is a 9-inch minimum size, 10-fish limit on black crappie which are planted periodically to support this fishery. There is a boat ramp and bank access available at Lake Sawyer Park (City of Black Diamond).

Fishing Prospects Calendar

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Brown bullheadPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All month
Largemouth bassPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All month
Rainbow troutPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All monthPoor fishing - All month
Smallmouth bassFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All month
Yellow perchFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthExcellent fishing - All monthExcellent fishing - All monthExcellent fishing - All monthGood fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All monthFair fishing - All month
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Fishing Expectation

Excellent

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Type of Opportunity Full Month Full month 1st half of month only 1st half only 2nd half of month only 2nd half only No opportunity No opportunity

Species you might catch

Coastal cutthroat
Pumpkinseed

Lake Information

King County
Lake Acreage: 285.7
Elevation: 498 feet
Westside Washington

Lake Management Type
Mixed species - Warmwater emphasis

Sport Fishing Regulations & Seasons

Emergency Rule Updates
Fishing closures and openings happen constantly throughout the year. The E-Rules keep you up-to-date.


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Two-Pole Fishing Allowed

Access Sites / Boat Ramps on this Lake

Other Lake Access

Fish Plants & Stocking Reports