Powerline Lake

On WDFW managed Windmill Ranch Unit, eight miles northwest of Mesa. Good fishing for Largemouth Bass, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie, and Rainbow Trout. Triploid Rainbow Trout are planted each April and trout up to four pounds have been caught in the fall and spring.

Access to this lake is restricted to the designated parking area and Powerline and Windmill Lakes are walk-in access only (approximately 1.5 mile hike). Trout: daily limit is two.

Parking area is located at the end of Merion Road from Highway 17

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good
Shorelines are open to fishing but are fairly steep.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Franklin
Acreage: 27.20 ac.
Elevation: 835 ft.
Center: 46.640017, -119.065921
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Fishing prospects calendar

Largemouth bass
  • April: Fair fishing - All month
  • May: Good fishing - All month
  • June: Good fishing - All month
  • July: Good fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - All month
  • September: Fair fishing - All month
Rainbow trout
  • January: Fair fishing - All month
  • February: Fair fishing - All month
  • March: Fair fishing - All month
  • April: Excellent fishing - All month
  • May: Excellent fishing - All month
  • June: Fair fishing - All month
  • July: Fair fishing - All month
  • August: Fair fishing - All month
  • September: Fair fishing - All month
  • October: Fair fishing - All month
  • November: Fair fishing - All month
  • December: Fair fishing - All month

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