Hazard Lake

Salmon River Drainage

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Hazard Lake in Idaho County is 63.1 acres.

Facilities

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

Recommended Game Fish

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
6/29/2018 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/13/2017 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
10/7/2016 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
6/27/2016 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/2015 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2014 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/25/2013 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/6/2012 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/2011 Rainbow Trout 2,499 Greater than 6 inches
7/6/2010 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/2009 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/9/2008 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/18/2007 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/2006 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2005 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/2004 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/2002 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/14/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,195 Greater than 6 inches
6/12/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,170 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2000 Rainbow Trout 2,250 Greater than 6 inches
7/21/1999 Rainbow Trout 2,250 Greater than 6 inches
8/10/1998 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/23/1998 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
7/14/1998 Rainbow Trout 650 Greater than 6 inches
7/3/1998 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1997 Rainbow Trout 3,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/1996 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/26/1995 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/1994 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
9/1/1993 Bull Trout 346 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/1993 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
6/23/1992 Bull Trout 611 Less than 6 inches
6/4/1992 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/25/1991 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/1990 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/1989 Rainbow Trout 2,250 Greater than 6 inches
6/21/1988 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/8/1987 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/21/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,250 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,300 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/1985 Rainbow Trout 2,496 Greater than 6 inches
7/27/1984 Rainbow Trout 2,496 Greater than 6 inches
7/26/1983 Rainbow Trout 2,494 Greater than 6 inches
9/1/1982 Rainbow Trout 2,640 Greater than 6 inches
8/4/1982 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/1981 Rainbow Trout 2,300 Greater than 6 inches
7/21/1980 Rainbow Trout 2,808 Greater than 6 inches
7/17/1979 Rainbow Trout 2,400 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/1978 Rainbow Trout 1,640 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/1977 Rainbow Trout 1,140 Greater than 6 inches
8/5/1975 Rainbow Trout 2,280 Greater than 6 inches
8/1/1975 Rainbow Trout 2,160 Greater than 6 inches
7/17/1975 Rainbow Trout 1,110 Greater than 6 inches
7/23/1974 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
8/3/1973 Rainbow Trout 3,060 Less than 6 inches
6/22/1973 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
8/10/1972 Cutthroat Trout 10,400 Less than 6 inches
8/10/1972 Rainbow Trout 1,380 Greater than 6 inches
7/11/1972 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches
8/25/1971 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
8/18/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,845 Greater than 6 inches
8/6/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches
8/19/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
8/3/1970 Rainbow Trout 2,040 Greater than 6 inches
7/20/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches
8/25/1969 Rainbow Trout 2,820 Greater than 6 inches
8/14/1969 Rainbow Trout 1,380 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1969 Rainbow Trout 1,620 Greater than 6 inches
8/24/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,620 Greater than 6 inches
8/2/1968 Rainbow Trout 2,820 Greater 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 Hazard Lake.
Southwest Region Bag Limits
Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
  • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
  • None under 12 inches
Brook Trout
  • Brook Trout limit is 25
  • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for Brook Trout
Bull Trout
  • Bull Trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
Kokanee
  • Kokanee limit is 6
Salmon (ocean-going)
  • Salmon seasons and limits are set annually by the Idaho Fish and Game Commission and issued in a separate brochure
  • Fishing for or targeting salmon is prohibited unless a salmon season is specifically opened for that water
Steelhead (ocean-going)
  • Defined as Rainbow Trout longer than twenty (20) inches in length in the Salmon River drainage (excluding lakes and Reservoirs). Between Hells Canyon Dam and Oxbow Dam and the Boise River from its mouth upstream to Barber Dam during steelhead seasons, steelhead are Rainbow Trout over twenty (20) inches in length with the adipose fin clipped (as evidenced by a healed scar)
  • Fishing for or targeting steelhead is prohibited unless a steelhead season is specifically opened for that water (see fishing regulations for details)
Sturgeon
  • Sturgeon limit is 0, catch-and-release
  • Sturgeon must not be removed from the water and must be released upon landing
  • Barbless hooks and sliding sinkers are required, see fishing regulations for details
Tiger Muskie
  • Tiger Muskie limit is 2, none under 40 inches
Trout includes Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Golden Trout, Arctic Grayling, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, land-locked Chinook and Coho Salmon, 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
  • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for whitefish
Protected Nongame Fish includes Pacific Lamprey
  • May not be harvested or possessed
All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish
  • No bag, size or possession limit
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