Wye Lake

Wye Lake is a small Opening Day lake east of Belfair.  Its gets its name from its irregular shape, which makes it an interesting lake to fish.  Wye receives Rainbow Trout one half pound apiece each spring and fishes well into June.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good - limited to area around boat launch

WDFW water access areas on this lake

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Kitsap
Acreage: 36.60 ac.
Elevation: 294 ft.
Center: 47.426506, -122.758571
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Catchable fish plants

Release Location: WYE LK (KITS)
Stock Date Species Number Released Number of Fish Per Pound Facility
Sep 26, 2022 Rainbow 405 0.98 EELLS SPRINGS
Apr 5, 2022 Rainbow 2,400 2.42 EELLS SPRINGS
Feb 10, 2022 Rainbow 40 0.2 EELLS SPRINGS
Sep 27, 2021 Rainbow 400 0.9 EELLS SPRINGS
Mar 29, 2021 Rainbow 2,434 2.69 EELLS SPRINGS
Jan 22, 2021 Rainbow 49 0.25 EELLS SPRINGS
Oct 5, 2020 Cutthroat 150 1.75 EELLS SPRINGS
Sep 30, 2020 Rainbow 410 0.91 EELLS SPRINGS
Mar 24, 2020 Rainbow 2,475 2.75 EELLS SPRINGS
Feb 24, 2020 Rainbow 38 0.2 EELLS SPRINGS

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