Located seven miles northeast of Oroville on Molson Lake Road. Year round open season. Sidley is a popular winter fishery, but recent water quality issues have produced reduced angling success. Catchable rainbows are planted every spring and fall. There is a WDFW access site with gravel boat launch.
Two-pole fishing is allowed
Good for ice fishing
Shoreline access: Good - Shore access along roadway which parallels lake
Species you might catch
Acreage: 107.30 ac.
Elevation: 3683 ft.
Center: 48.990656, -119.22308
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Catchable fish plants
|Stock Date||Species||Number Released||Number of Fish Per Pound||Facility|
|Sep 14, 2023||Rainbow||3,000||2.5||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 11, 2022||Rainbow||4,060||2.8||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 11, 2021||Rainbow||3,450||2.3||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 8, 2021||Rainbow||3,450||2.3||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 20, 2020||Rainbow||4,200||3||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 20, 2020||Rainbow||2,800||3||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Apr 30, 2020||Rainbow||2,800||2.21||WELLS HATCHERY|
|Oct 18, 2019||Rainbow||2,500||2.5||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Oct 17, 2019||Rainbow||2,500||2.5||CHELAN HATCHERY|
|Apr 24, 2019||Rainbow||2,800||1.86||WELLS HATCHERY|