Cushman Lake offers a year-round open season. This North Fork Skokomish River impoundment is a natural lake enlarged by a dam. Caution has to be taken in some areas due to stumps and other sunken debris. No rainbow trout are stocked into this lake. It does offer kokanee fishing in the summer and good late-season cutthroat fishing.
Cushman is closed to the taking of Dolly Varden/bull trout and Chinook salmon.Landlocked salmon rules are not in effect on lake Cushman.