Solomon Lake

Kootenai River Drainage

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Solomon Lake in Boundary County is 24.9 acres.

Facilities

Motor Restriction
No
Boat Ramp
No
Dock
No
Toilet
No
Campground
No
ADA Access
Yes

Recommended Game Fish

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
6/5/2019 Rainbow Trout 900 Greater than 6 inches
5/31/2019 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2018 Rainbow Trout 900 Greater than 6 inches
5/29/2018 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2017 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2017 Rainbow Trout 445 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/2016 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2016 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/2015 Rainbow Trout 1,006 Greater than 6 inches
5/27/2015 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/2014 Rainbow Trout 545 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/2014 Rainbow Trout 1,280 Greater than 6 inches
6/24/2013 Rainbow Trout 896 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2013 Rainbow Trout 492 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2012 Rainbow Trout 449 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/2012 Rainbow Trout 909 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2012 Rainbow Trout 455 Greater than 6 inches
7/5/2011 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/2011 Rainbow Trout 1,008 Greater than 6 inches
5/20/2011 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/2010 Rainbow Trout 512 Greater than 6 inches
6/14/2010 Rainbow Trout 960 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/2009 Rainbow Trout 680 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/2009 Rainbow Trout 780 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2009 Rainbow Trout 595 Greater than 6 inches
9/26/2008 Rainbow Trout 1,020 Greater than 6 inches
7/9/2008 Rainbow Trout 997 Greater than 6 inches
6/11/2008 Rainbow Trout 978 Greater than 6 inches
6/11/2007 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/2006 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/26/2006 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
9/8/2005 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/2005 Rainbow Trout 507 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2005 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2004 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2004 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 938 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/2003 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/2003 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/11/2002 Rainbow Trout 990 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/2002 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/15/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/2001 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
9/6/2000 Rainbow Trout 555 Greater than 6 inches
6/12/2000 Rainbow Trout 1,976 Greater than 6 inches
8/11/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/16/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/14/1999 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1999 Rainbow Trout 995 Greater than 6 inches
7/28/1998 Rainbow Trout 731 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/1998 Rainbow Trout 838 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/1998 Rainbow Trout 744 Greater than 6 inches
9/2/1997 Rainbow Trout 560 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1997 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/1997 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/1996 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/1995 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/5/1995 Rainbow Trout 1,008 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/1995 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/15/1993 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/1992 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 1,045 Less than 6 inches
7/12/1991 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 480 Greater than 6 inches
7/12/1991 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 1,024 Less than 6 inches
8/17/1990 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,250 Less than 6 inches
7/24/1990 Gammarus Species 5 Unknown size
8/29/1989 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,301 Less than 6 inches
6/16/1989 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 712 Adults
8/18/1988 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,250 Less than 6 inches
8/6/1987 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,250 Less than 6 inches
9/9/1986 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,500 Less than 6 inches
9/4/1985 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,250 Less than 6 inches
8/9/1984 Rainbow Trout 2,268 Less than 6 inches
8/25/1983 Cutthroat Trout 2,162 Less than 6 inches
8/16/1982 Rainbow Trout 3,040 Less than 6 inches
9/18/1979 Rainbow Trout 5,062 Less than 6 inches
9/11/1978 Cutthroat Trout 40,704 Less than 6 inches
7/21/1977 Cutthroat Trout 3,120 Less than 6 inches
7/27/1976 Cutthroat Trout 5,304 Less than 6 inches
7/25/1975 Cutthroat Trout 6,032 Less than 6 inches
10/1/1974 Cutthroat Trout 5,400 Less than 6 inches
5/8/1974 Cutthroat Trout 5,010 Less than 6 inches
8/9/1973 Cutthroat Trout 4,736 Less than 6 inches
6/14/1972 Cutthroat Trout 1,462 Less than 6 inches
9/7/1971 Cutthroat Trout 5,520 Less than 6 inches
5/20/1971 Cutthroat Trout 2,016 Less than 6 inches
9/9/1970 Cutthroat Trout 5,184 Less than 6 inches
7/16/1969 Cutthroat Trout 5,148 Less than 6 inches
5/28/1969 Cutthroat Trout 1,443 Less than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

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Fishing Rules

All Waters Open All Year

Except as modified in Special Rules
Fishing is not allowed within the posted upstream and downstream boundary of any fish weir or trap.

Daily Bag Limits

The following daily bag limits apply to all waters within each region except as modified in the Special Rules. The possession limit is 3-times the daily bag limit after the second day of the season.

Special Rules

No Special Rules for Solomon Lake.
Panhandle Region Bag Limits
Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
  • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
Brook Trout
  • Brook Trout limit is 25
Bull Trout
  • Bull Trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
Burbot
  • Burbot limit is 6
Chinook Salmon (land-locked)
  • Chinook Salmon limit is 2, none under 20 inches
Kokanee
  • Kokanee limit is 15
Sturgeon
  • Fishing for or targeting sturgeon in the Kootenai River is illegal
Tiger Muskie
  • Tiger Muskie limit is 2, none under 40 inches
Trout includes Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Golden Trout, Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, Splake, Artic Grayling, trout hybrids (e.g. Tiger Trout)
  • Trout limit is 6, all species combined
  • Does not include Bull Trout and Brook Trout which are listed separately
Whitefish
  • Whitefish limit is 25
All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish
  • No bag, size or possession limit
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