2023 Trout Derby lake
Starting soon! For more information about how the trout derby works, important dates, and prizes, visit the 2023 Trout Derby page.
Rotary Lake is located near the Greenway Trail in Yakima. It is approximately one-third mile hike from the parking lot near Harlan Landing (Selah Gap) or the parking lot behind the old Boise-Cascade Mill (next to Interstate Hwy I-82).
It has a year-round open season and is stocked with catchable and jumbo size (10-13 inch) rainbow trout. The lake is also stocked with 3-12 pound broodstock in the fall.
Largemouth bass up to seven pounds have been caught and channel catfish up to 20 pounds. Anglers should try bottom fishing with bait during the spring\summer months for cats! Sunfish and yellow perch are commonly caught in the pond as well.
Two-pole fishing is allowed
Shoreline access: Good - Good shoreline access, hike in on Greenway Trail from nearby parking lots.
Species you might catch
Acreage: 19.90 ac.
Elevation: 1082 ft.
Center: 46.628322, -120.509264
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Catchable fish plants
|Stock Date||Species||Number Released||Number of Fish Per Pound||Facility|
|Feb 28, 2023||Rainbow||2,640||2.4||NACHES HATCHERY|
|Nov 10, 2022||Rainbow||84||0.2||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Nov 10, 2022||Rainbow||56||0.1||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Apr 25, 2022||Rainbow||2,000||2.5||NACHES HATCHERY|
|Mar 22, 2022||Rainbow||200||0.8||NACHES HATCHERY|
|Mar 18, 2022||Rainbow||3,120||2.46||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Mar 1, 2022||Rainbow||2,500||2.5||NACHES HATCHERY|
|Feb 23, 2022||Rainbow||130||0.2||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|May 4, 2021||Rainbow||2,035||2.2||NACHES HATCHERY|
|Mar 30, 2021||Rainbow||300||0.8||NACHES HATCHERY|