Windmill Lake is located south of Potholes Reservoir in a large cluster of waters known as the Seep Lakes Area. This lake was rehabilitated in 2010 to eradicate nuisance fish and restore the trout fishery. Fishing has been mostly good for Rainbow Trout ranging in size from 12-20 inches. Windmill Lake is best fished from a boat because the number of shore fishing areas are few.
Two-pole fishing is allowed
Good for ice fishing
Shoreline access: Good - Only a few good spots to fish from shore.WDFW water access areas on this lake
Species you might catch
Acreage: 29.60 ac.
Elevation: 989 ft.
Center: 46.932525, -119.175017
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Catchable fish plants
|Stock Date||Species||Number Released||Number of Fish Per Pound||Facility|
|Sep 29, 2021||Rainbow||1,505||2.5||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Apr 2, 2021||Rainbow||1,500||2.5||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Oct 20, 2020||Rainbow||1,515||2.5||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Oct 10, 2019||Rainbow||1,582||2.5||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Oct 3, 2018||Rainbow||1,808||2.31||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|May 5, 2014||Rainbow||200||0.67||TROUT LODGE COMMERCIAL|
|Apr 28, 2011||Rainbow||1,262||2.8||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Apr 13, 2011||Rainbow||6,028||3||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|
|Apr 3, 2011||Rainbow||270||0.67||TROUT LODGE COMMERCIAL|
|May 8, 2001||Rainbow||1,749||2.9||COLUMBIA BASIN HATCHERY|