Peterson Lake

The primary fishing opportunity in this lake is Coastal Cutthroat Trout.  This small lake has no developed access, but is located on the Peterson Lake Natural Area (King County). The lake is best fished from a raft or float tube.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good - No developed access.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: King
Acreage: 4.20 ac.
Elevation: 459 ft.
Center: 47.422507, -122.077049
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Fishing prospects calendar

Coastal cutthroat trout (resident)

Fishing is best for Coastal Cutthroat in the spring and fall. There is a summer lull as fish move offshore into deeper waters to escape the summer heat in July and August. Catch is lowest in the late-winter while adults are spawning in tributary streams.
Chart of fishing prospects throughout the calendar year