State Lake, British Columbia

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Location: From the city of Kelowna, travel east on Hwy. #33. Turn east off Hwy. #33 at Trapping Creek (just south of the Arlington Lakes exit). Follow this road for approximately 14 km. (8.7 mi.). Turn right onto the Lassie Lake Road and follow for 2 km. (1.3 mi.) Turn east onto the State access road and keeping left travel for 10 km. (6.2 mi.) passing the Sandrift Lakes. State Lake Road BCFS campsite can be found just beyond the Sandrift Lakes and marks the trail head for a final 2 km. (1.2 mi.) hike into State Lake. The road to State may be very rough depending on weather conditions.

Size 17.49 ha. (43.2 ac.) Shoal 4.71 ha. (11.6 ac.)
Mean Depth 4.3 m. (14.1 ft.) Max. Depth 12 m. (39.4 ft.)
Game Fish Rainbow Trout Fish Stocked Data not Available
Angler Usage Moderate Elevation 1174 m. (3851 ft.)
Ice Over November to May T.D.S. 66 mg./L

Resorts & Campsites: State Lake Road BCFS campsite can be found at the trail head of State Lake. This is a small, well treed site. At the lake itself, another small BCFS campsite can also be found.

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Fishing Report: State is managed as a quality fly fishing only lake which provides anglers with a fine Rainbow fishery for trout up to 2+ lbs. Strap on your belly boat, this lake is well worth the hike!
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Nearby Lakes

Sandrift Lake - Sandrift Lakes are located a few kilometers to the west of State Lake. These 3 small lakes all contain Rainbow trout which will sometimes reach a large size. BCFS campsites can be found on 2 of these lakes.

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


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State Lake, British Columbia