Bonnie Lake

This lake is highly productive and is one of the best warmwater fishing lakes in Washington, it has a long history of producing excellent yellow perch, black crappie and largemouth bass catches. Not only popular with anglers but it is also popular for kayakers and paddlers, Bonnie Lake is situated in the heart of the channeled scablands, this lake is a unique fishery and geological experience.

HOW TO ACCESS THIS LAKE
This lake is accessed with a boat by traveling up Rock Creek via the Belsby Road/Hole in the Ground Road crossing of Rock Creek. Boat launching is difficult and it is recommended that boats 14 feet and smaller are used to access this lake.

BE RESPECTFUL OF PRIVATE PROPERTY
The access to this lake is across private property and is allowed due to the generosity of private landowners. We ask all those accessing the lake to be respectful of private property owners and their property rights.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good
This lake can only be accessed by boat.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Spokane
Acreage: 327.00 ac.
Elevation: 1793 ft.
Center: 47.28183, -117.558588
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Fishing prospects calendar

Largemouth bass
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Fair fishing - Second half of month
  • April: Good fishing - All month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Good fishing - All month
  • September: Excellent fishing - All month
  • October: Good fishing - All month
  • November: Fair fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month
Yellow perch
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Good fishing - Second half of month
  • April: Excellent fishing - All month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - All month
  • September: Excellent fishing - All month
  • October: Excellent fishing - All month
  • November: Fair fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month
Brown bullhead
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Poor fishing - All month
  • April: Fair fishing - All month
  • May: Good fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - All month
  • September: Fair fishing - All month
  • October: Poor fishing - All month
  • November: Poor fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month
Black crappie
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Fair fishing - All month
  • April: Good fishing - All month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - All month
  • September: Good fishing - All month
  • October: Excellent fishing - All month
  • November: Fair fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
  • January: Poor fishing - All month
  • February: Poor fishing - All month
  • March: Fair fishing - All month
  • April: Good fishing - All month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Good fishing - All month
  • September: Good fishing - All month
  • October: Good fishing - All month
  • November: Poor fishing - All month
  • December: Poor fishing - All month

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