This is a large, scenic lake that fishes well for Eastern Brook Trout and a few Westslope Cutthroat Trout. You can expect to catch numerous fish in the 8 to 11 inches in length. Chiwaukum offers lots of opportunity to fish from shore and has plenty of picturesque campsites for backpackers.

Getting here:

The easiest way to visit Chiwaukum Lake is to stay at Scottish High Camp. If you are not staying at Scottish High camp, it is accessed via a long hike from the end of Chiwaukum road or via the trails beyond Scottish High Camp. From Scottish High Camp, it is about a 2 mile hike to visit Chiwaukum Lake.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Chelan
Acreage: 68.50 ac.
Elevation: 5214 ft.
TRS: T26R16E SEC30
Center: 47.72505, -120.887102
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