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Rail Lake
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From 100 Mile House, travel north on Highway 97 to Lac La Hache. Turn east on the Timothy Lake Road, after about 6 1/2 km (4 mi.) branch to the left for about 13 km (8 mi.) on a good all weather gravel road.

Size 229.87 ha. (568 ac.) Shoal 113.00 ha. (279.11 ac.)
Mean Depth 6.1 m. (20.0 ft.) Max. Depth 20.73 m. (68 ft.)
Game Fish Rainbow Trout, Char, Brook Fish Stocked Rainbow Trout
Angler Usage Low Elevation 1097 m. (3598.16 ft.)
Ice Over November - May T.D.S. 471 mg/L

Resorts & Campsites: A small Forest Service Campsite is accessible for small trailers and has a launching ramp.

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Fishing Report: This rehabilitated lake reports rainbows to three pounds and is fairly consistent throughout the season, with fly fishing, spinning and trolling all successful. There has been a return of the course fish population to this lake.
Be sure to visit Fishbc.com for angling information!

Viewscape: The surrounding low mountains are covered with a coniferous forest of predominantly lodgepole pine and some spruce.

Shoreline: A combination of flat gravelly and marshy areas with large weed patches in the middle of the lake.

Nearby Lakes

Spout Lake - This lake is found another 5 km (3 mi.) past Rail Lake. Spout Lake continues to produce up to two pound rainbow throughout the fishing season. Trolling, spinning or flies are all effective. Facilities and services are available at the lake.

Note: Always check your current BC Fishing regulations before you start fishing a new lake.

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