Star Lake

Fishing opportunities include stocked Rainbow Trout and various resident warmwater species. There is a primitive boat ramp (an extension of 37th Avenue South), but shore access is limited.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good - Primitive boat ramp only

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: King
Acreage: 32.60 ac.
Elevation: 336 ft.
Center: 47.354909, -122.287071
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Catchable fish plants

Release Location: STAR LK (KING)
Stock Date Species Number Released Number of Fish Per Pound Facility
Apr 30, 2013 Rainbow 2,800 2.5 PUYALLUP HATCHERY
May 15, 2012 Rainbow 2,800 2.4 PUYALLUP HATCHERY
Apr 14, 2003 Rainbow 2,000 3 PUYALLUP HATCHERY
Mar 19, 1997 Rainbow 2,000 2.8 PUYALLUP HATCHERY

Fishing prospects calendar

Rainbow trout

Fishing success for Rainbow Trout is generally best in the spring when thousands of fish are stocked statewide, but they can be caught year-round in most waters with a little patience and persistence. Success remains high into June and gradually declines as water temperatures increase and fish move offshore to stay cool. Fish that escaped the spring harvest return to the nearshore areas in the fall as waters cool off. Some waters may also be stocked again in the fall further boosting catch rates.
Chart showing fishing prospects throughout the calendar year

Largemouth bass

Fishing improves throughout the spring as waters warm and fish move onshore, peaking during the spawn. Summer is a slight lull though dawn/dusk hours can be very good. Catch improves in Fall as waters cool, vegetation begins to die back, and prey becomes more available. Winter is the hardest time because fish are offshore and slow moving.
Chart of fishing prospects throughout the calendar year