Muskegon Lake

Sixteen miles southeast of Metaline Falls in Kaniksu National Forest and about four hundred yards from the Idaho border. Elevation is 3441 feet. Also known locally as Moss Keg Lake. Fourth Saturday in April through October 31 open season. Selective gear rules are in effect, and the daily limit is two trout. Cutthroat trout fry plants make for good carryovers in this small lake.  Internal combustion motors are prohibited.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Special fishing restrictions:

  • Selective gear rules in effect

Shoreline access: Good
Shoreline access is limited by trees and brush.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Pend Oreille
Acreage: 5.10 ac.
Elevation: 3469 ft.
Center: 48.7977, -117.0381
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Fishing prospects calendar

Westslope cutthroat trout
  • April: Excellent fishing - Second half of month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Excellent fishing - All month
  • July: Excellent fishing - All month
  • August: Excellent fishing - All month
  • September: Excellent fishing - All month
  • October: Excellent fishing - All month