Conconully Lake

This fiord-shaped impoundment like its companion waters to the south get heavy fishing pressure throughout the season. But it is stocked to sustain the catch.

Angler notes: A resort and state park launch provide access.

Open water: 273 acres.

Season: Last Saturday in April to October 31.

Angling quarry here: Rainbows.

Stocking for 2008: 5,000 catchable and 90,742 fingerling rainbows plus 360 triploid rainbows.

Special rules: Season only, otherwise statewide size and bag limits apply.

Boat launches: State parks ramp.

Getting there: Take Highway 20 into Okanogan, stay on Second Avenue to Pine Street and right onto Orchard Grade that turns into Conconully Road northbound to the Johnson Creek valley where the road heads northwest to Conconully.