A backwater of the Columbia River formed Tunnel Lake during the construction of the highway. It is a popular lake even though shore access is limited. Tunnel Lake is located just north of Highway SR-14, between Drano Lake and Underwood. With a year-round open season, this small lake is stocked with catchable size and broodstock rainbow trout for anglers to catch.
It also has a good population of yellow perch and a few largemouth bass. There is no boat ramp, but the west shore of the lake is close enough to the road that car-top boats/rafts or float tubes can be carried to the water.
Two-pole fishing is allowed
Shoreline access: Good - West side of lake offers limited access for the physically able.
Species you might catch
Acreage: 14.60 ac.
Elevation: 77 ft.
Center: 45.717531, -121.615839
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Catchable fish plants
|Stock Date||Species||Number Released||Number of Fish Per Pound||Facility|
|Apr 19, 2023||Rainbow||2,000||2.5||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Mar 21, 2022||Rainbow||2,000||2.5||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Jan 31, 2022||Rainbow||25||0.2||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Mar 23, 2021||Rainbow||2,000||2.5||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Jan 6, 2021||Rainbow||8||0.12||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Jan 6, 2021||Rainbow||25||0.25||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Mar 31, 2020||Rainbow||2,000||2.4||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Dec 16, 2019||Rainbow||25||0.2||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Dec 16, 2019||Rainbow||5||0.1||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|
|Apr 16, 2019||Rainbow||2,000||2.12||GOLDENDALE HATCHERY|