Lake Creek 

Tributary of the Salmon River

Counties: Lemhi

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Surveyed fish species. This list includes fish species found to be present in this water during fish surveys. This may not be a complete list of species present in this water. Some species listed here may only be present in small quantities or seasonally.

Bull Trout are a protected species in Idaho and may be present in this water. If you catch a Bull Trout, it must be released immediately, unharmed, back into the water.

Steelhead fishing is only permitted in waters open to Steelhead fishing during Steelhead Season. Click this Steelhead Link for seasons, rules, and other information.

View Fishing Rules

Exceptions to the Salmon Region General Rules and Seasons that apply to the Lake Creek.

    • Lake Creek And Tributaries  (above Williams Lake) [View Map]
    • December 1 through June 30 - closed to fishing upstream from the posted boundary at Williams Lake
    • July 1 through November 30 - Salmon Region general rules apply

    This web site provides a general guide to fishing rules and seasons. Before fishing, check the official Idaho fishing rule brochure for the official fishing rules and proclamations of Idaho. A free brochure is available at your local fishing license vendor or at

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