Fish Lake #2

Area Status: Open

Elevation remains constant along this easy half a mile trail that leads to fishing opportunities along Fish Lake. The trail ends at Long Lake Campground.

At a Glance

Restrictions: Washington state fishing license required. See Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife at for more information. Use of lead weights or lead jigs prohibited. Internal combustion motors prohibited.
Closest Towns: Republic, WA

General Information


From Republic, WA:  Travel 7 miles south on state route 21 to Forest Road 53 (Scatter Creek Road). Follow Forest Road 53 for 6 miles to Forest Road 5300-400. Turn left on Forest Road 5300-400 and continue 0.5 mile to trailhead which will be on your right, next to the lakeshore.

Google map directions from Republic, WA

Latitude 48.506697 Longitude -118.807608

Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

  • Fishing is available at both Fish and Long Lakes (fly fishing only at Long Lake)

Day Hiking

  • An easy hike along the banks of Fish Lake, and ending at Long Lake Campground.
  • Many fishing opportunities.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Viewing Wildlife

  • There are resident loons at Long Lake throughout most of the summer.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
0.4 miles

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  Elevation : 
3,300 feet - 3,300 feet range