Bonney Lake

Bonney Lake is open year-round and offers good harvest opportunity for stocked rainbow trout. The lake also supports naturally reproducing populations of brown bullhead catfish, yellow perch, pumpkinseed sunfish, and largemouth bass.

The lake has a WDFW boat ramp on the northwest shore, off of 74 Street E, with a shallow gravel ramp, no restroom, and limited parking.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good
Limited shoreline access

WDFW water access areas on this lake

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Pierce
Acreage: 16.90 ac.
Elevation: 608 ft.
Center: 47.189008, -122.185772
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Fishing prospects calendar

Rainbow trout
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Excellent fishing - All month
  • April: Excellent fishing - All month
  • May: Good fishing - All month
  • June: Fair fishing - All month
  • July: Fair fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - First half of month
  • September: Poor fishing - All month
  • October: Poor fishing - All month
  • November: Poor fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month