Lake Koocanusa Fishing near Newgate, British Columbia

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Details for Lake Koocanusa

Species Caught Here:
Salmon
Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Lake
Lat/Long: 49.166668 -115.216667

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Description for Lake Koocanusa, East Kootenay Regional District, British Columbia

Lake Koocanusa is a lake located just 9.2 miles from Newgate, in East Kootenay Regional District, in the province of British Columbia, Canada. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including sockeye salmon, cutthroat trout, whitefish and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Koocanusa.

Join us as we discuss the British Columbia Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

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