Roman Nose Lake #3

Flows into the Caribou Creek

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Roman Nose Lake #3 in Boundary County is 11.6 acres.

Roman Nose Lake #3 is one of a handful of mountain lakes in North Idaho you can drive to. If you want to explore you can also hike up to the other Roman Nose lakes (#1 or #2) to go fishing. 

In this video, Earl and Beverly Chapin share their passion for brook trout and mountain lakes with a couple and their three children.

Facilities

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

Recommended Game Fish

Species Observed in Surveys

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
2020/07/27 Rainbow Trout 3,200 Less than 6 inches
2018/08/13 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,199 Less than 6 inches
2016/07/20 Rainbow Trout 3,200 Less than 6 inches
2014/09/04 Rainbow Trout 3,235 Less than 6 inches
2012/08/27 Rainbow Trout 3,228 Less than 6 inches
2010/08/18 Rainbow Trout 3,197 Less than 6 inches
2008/08/27 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,591 Less than 6 inches
2006/07/23 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Less than 6 inches
2004/08/23 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,600 Less than 6 inches
2002/08/01 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Less than 6 inches
2000/09/16 Rainbow Trout 1,155 Less than 6 inches
2000/09/13 Rainbow Trout 2,350 Less than 6 inches
1999/08/13 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1998/09/02 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1997/09/17 Rainbow Trout 3,025 Less than 6 inches
1996/09/23 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,002 Less than 6 inches
1995/09/27 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1994/10/07 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1994/07/19 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 772 Less than 6 inches
1993/08/26 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1992/10/08 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 1,305 Less than 6 inches
1991/09/13 Rainbow Trout 3,154 Less than 6 inches
1990/09/06 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 1,000 Less than 6 inches
1989/08/26 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1988/09/03 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1987/09/09 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1986/08/19 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1985/08/14 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1983/08/24 Rainbow Trout 2,320 Less than 6 inches
1979/09/10 Rainbow Trout 5,300 Less than 6 inches
1978/09/14 Cutthroat Trout 3,360 Less than 6 inches
1977/10/11 Cutthroat Trout 3,072 Less than 6 inches
1977/08/10 Rainbow Trout 2,080 Greater than 6 inches
1976/08/19 Cutthroat Trout 3,136 Less than 6 inches
1976/07/21 Rainbow Trout 2,030 Greater than 6 inches
1975/07/23 Rainbow Trout 2,035 Greater than 6 inches
1974/09/03 Rainbow Trout 1,060 Less than 6 inches
1973/07/31 Rainbow Trout 1,218 Greater than 6 inches
1972/09/01 Rainbow Trout 760 Greater than 6 inches
1972/07/26 Rainbow Trout 1,240 Greater than 6 inches
1971/08/05 Rainbow Trout 2,000 Greater than 6 inches
1970/07/23 Rainbow Trout 1,520 Greater than 6 inches
1969/07/30 Rainbow Trout 2,295 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/18 Rainbow Trout 1,400 Greater than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

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Fishing Rules, 2022 - 2024

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

Roman Nose Lake #3
  • Electric motors only
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
  • Sturgeon limit is 0, catch-and-release

Tiger Muskie

  • Tiger Muskie limit is 2, none under 40 inches

Trout includes Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Golden Trout, Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, Splake, Arctic 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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