Basin (Skagit County)

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Skagit
Acreage: 0.70 ac.
Elevation: 4152 ft.
TRS: T35R12E SEC29
Center: 48.486438, -121.281907
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Fish stocking info

Release Location: BASIN LK (SKAG)
Stock Date Species Number Released Number of Fish Per Pound Facility
Aug 10, 2019 Rainbow 30 304 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 27, 2016 Rainbow 30 265 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Jul 29, 2013 Rainbow 30 625 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Sep 23, 2010 Rainbow 30 440 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Sep 7, 2007 Rainbow 30 385 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 28, 2004 Rainbow 30 500 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 18, 2001 Rainbow 50 405 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Jul 11, 1998 Rainbow 80 295 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 27, 1995 Rainbow 80 850 ARLINGTON HATCHERY

Fishing prospects calendar

Rainbow trout

Fishing success for Rainbow Trout is generally best in the spring when thousands of fish are stocked statewide, but they can be caught year-round in most waters with a little patience and persistence. Success remains high into June and gradually declines as water temperatures increase and fish move offshore to stay cool. Fish that escaped the spring harvest return to the nearshore areas in the fall as waters cool off. Some waters may also be stocked again in the fall further boosting catch rates.
Chart showing fishing prospects throughout the calendar year