2022 Trout Derby
2 prizes are waiting to be claimed!Prizes already claimed here:
- $50 GIFT CARD
- Merchandise valued at $35
Tanwax Lake is open Year-Round and offers good opportunity to harvest hatchery stocked rainbow trout, naturally reproducing largemouth bass, black crappie, yellow perch, brown bullhead catfish, and pumpkinseed sunfish. Crappie is managed with a 9-inch minimum size and a 10 fish bag limit.
A WDFW access on the south shore provides a paved boat ramp and toilets. Two private resorts also provide boat rentals, dock and bank access.
Two-pole fishing is NOT allowed
Shoreline access: Good - Multiple resorts and area around boat ramp provides adequate shoreline fishing access
Species you might catch
Acreage: 172.80 ac.
Elevation: 613 ft.
Center: 46.950231, -122.266436
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Catchable fish plants
|Stock Date||Species||Number Released||Number of Fish Per Pound||Facility|
|Nov 21, 2022||Rainbow||1,002||0.78||EELLS SPRINGS|
|Jun 15, 2022||Rainbow||1,400||2||PUYALLUP HATCHERY|
|Apr 29, 2022||Rainbow||15||0.2||EELLS SPRINGS|
|Apr 29, 2022||Rainbow||2,500||2.5||EELLS SPRINGS|
|Apr 21, 2022||Rainbow||4,000||2.5||PUYALLUP HATCHERY|
|Apr 15, 2022||Rainbow||23,000||2||RAINBOW RESORT NP|
|Nov 22, 2021||Rainbow||1,060||0.71||EELLS SPRINGS|
|Jun 18, 2021||Rainbow||1,020||1.7||EELLS SPRINGS|
|May 10, 2021||Rainbow||1,500||2.7||PUYALLUP HATCHERY|
|Apr 19, 2021||Rainbow||4,005||2.25||EELLS SPRINGS|