Jewel Lake

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  • Recommended Fishing Water
  • Family Fishing Water

Jewel Lake in Bonner County is 105.4 acres.

A peaceful lake stocked with rainbow trout, channel catfish, and lots of small bluegill that will thrill young anglers. There is a single fishing dock to help with access in this forested and picturesque rural setting.

Facilities

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

Directions

From US Hwy 95, 3 miles south of Sagle or 2 miles north of Westmond, turn west onto Dufort Rd. Go past Round Lake State Park and turn left just before crossing Cocolalla Slough. In about 0.7 mile watch for a small sign on the left that marks the dirt road to Jewel Lake. Continue up and over the hill about 3.5 miles. Public access is at the far end of the lake.

Recommended Game Fish

Species Observed in Surveys

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
7/23/2019 Channel Catfish 176 Greater than 6 inches
5/30/2019 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2019 Rainbow Trout 2,460 Greater than 6 inches
7/11/2018 Channel Catfish 175 Greater than 6 inches
6/1/2018 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/9/2018 Rainbow Trout 1,950 Greater than 6 inches
5/2/2018 Rainbow Trout 2,704 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/2017 Channel Catfish 344 Greater than 6 inches
6/12/2017 Rainbow Trout 1,995 Greater than 6 inches
5/5/2017 Rainbow Trout 3,563 Greater than 6 inches
7/13/2016 Channel Catfish 174 Greater than 6 inches
6/24/2016 Rainbow Trout 1,375 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2016 Rainbow Trout 862 Greater than 6 inches
4/27/2016 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
6/24/2015 Channel Catfish 177 Greater than 6 inches
5/13/2015 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
4/29/2015 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/16/2014 Channel Catfish 180 Greater than 6 inches
6/11/2014 Rainbow Trout 512 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/2014 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
4/29/2014 Rainbow Trout 1,225 Greater than 6 inches
4/14/2014 Rainbow Trout 936 Greater than 6 inches
7/17/2013 Channel Catfish 380 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2013 Rainbow Trout 2,700 Greater than 6 inches
4/12/2013 Rainbow Trout 2,699 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/2012 Rainbow Trout 2,706 Greater than 6 inches
4/11/2012 Rainbow Trout 2,702 Greater than 6 inches
7/27/2011 Channel Catfish 347 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2011 Rainbow Trout 2,924 Greater than 6 inches
4/18/2011 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/21/2010 Channel Catfish 350 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2010 Rainbow Trout 3,190 Greater than 6 inches
4/9/2010 Rainbow Trout 2,900 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/2009 Channel Catfish 350 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2009 Rainbow Trout 3,060 Greater than 6 inches
5/6/2009 Rainbow Trout 2,964 Greater than 6 inches
7/16/2008 Channel Catfish 352 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/2008 Rainbow Trout 2,999 Greater than 6 inches
4/23/2008 Rainbow Trout 2,952 Greater than 6 inches
7/9/2007 Channel Catfish 1,368 Greater than 6 inches
5/31/2007 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/1/2007 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/2006 Channel Catfish 1,002 Less than 6 inches
5/23/2006 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
5/6/2006 Rainbow Trout 4,000 Greater than 6 inches
4/14/2006 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
7/13/2005 Channel Catfish 819 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/2005 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2005 Rainbow Trout 2,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2005 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
4/22/2005 Rainbow Trout 2,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/7/2004 Channel Catfish 780 Greater than 6 inches
5/20/2004 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/4/2004 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
4/9/2004 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
8/20/2003 Channel Catfish 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/2003 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
4/11/2003 Rainbow Trout 2,500 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2002 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
4/25/2002 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
9/20/2001 Channel Catfish 2,250 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
5/9/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
4/24/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
4/10/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/19/2000 Bluegill 300 Unknown size
5/18/2000 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
4/18/2000 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
4/11/2000 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
5/13/1999 Rainbow Trout 900 Greater than 6 inches
9/30/1998 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches
10/2/1997 Rainbow Trout 2,502 Less than 6 inches
5/21/1997 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,523 Less than 6 inches
10/23/1996 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
10/17/1996 Rainbow Trout 790 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/1996 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 660 Greater than 6 inches
5/7/1996 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 1,845 Greater than 6 inches
9/22/1995 Rainbow Trout 500 Adults
9/22/1995 Rainbow Trout 2,990 Greater than 6 inches
6/5/1995 Rainbow Trout 2,517 Less than 6 inches
6/5/1995 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,500 Less than 6 inches
4/22/1994 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,501 Less than 6 inches
4/20/1994 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 2,800 Less than 6 inches
5/21/1993 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 2,550 Less than 6 inches
5/21/1993 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,668 Less than 6 inches
6/16/1992 Kokanee 3,133 Less than 6 inches
6/9/1992 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 2,540 Less than 6 inches
6/2/1992 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,500 Less than 6 inches
7/12/1991 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/9/1991 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 5,000 Less than 6 inches
5/29/1991 Kokanee 2,980 Less than 6 inches
10/15/1990 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 2,625 Less than 6 inches
7/27/1990 Kokanee 3,000 Less than 6 inches
6/12/1990 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
4/10/1990 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 2,500 Less than 6 inches
3/27/1990 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
4/21/1989 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/1987 Rainbow Trout 1,001 Greater than 6 inches
5/5/1987 Rainbow Trout 1,024 Greater than 6 inches
4/7/1987 Rainbow Trout 975 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,007 Greater than 6 inches
4/22/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
8/10/1985 Kokanee 1,500 Less than 6 inches
8/5/1985 Kokanee 1,498 Less than 6 inches
7/11/1984 Kokanee 1,660 Less than 6 inches
6/25/1984 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 175 Adults
5/7/1984 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 5,066 Less than 6 inches
8/11/1983 Kokanee 2,264 Less than 6 inches
6/21/1983 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 480 Adults
9/22/1982 Westslope Cutthroat Trout 3,500 Less than 6 inches
7/26/1982 Kokanee 1,672 Less than 6 inches
7/15/1981 Kokanee 1,672 Less than 6 inches
6/10/1981 Cutthroat Trout 20,002 Less than 6 inches
10/7/1980 Cutthroat Trout 4,350 Less than 6 inches
9/21/1979 Cutthroat Trout 24,240 Less than 6 inches
5/1/1979 Cutthroat Trout 4,186 Less than 6 inches
7/7/1978 Cutthroat Trout 25,680 Less than 6 inches
9/6/1977 Cutthroat Trout 25,220 Less than 6 inches
9/8/1976 Cutthroat Trout 42,000 Less than 6 inches
8/25/1975 Cutthroat Trout 20,904 Less than 6 inches
5/8/1974 Cutthroat Trout 10,020 Less than 6 inches
5/7/1974 Cutthroat Trout 15,030 Less than 6 inches
5/1/1974 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
4/24/1973 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
4/13/1973 Rainbow Trout 1,668 Greater than 6 inches
9/14/1972 Cutthroat Trout 25,088 Less than 6 inches
6/20/1972 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/13/1972 Cutthroat Trout 2,015 Less than 6 inches
4/21/1972 Rainbow Trout 1,760 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,079 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1971 Cutthroat Trout 5,610 Less than 6 inches
4/21/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,140 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,600 Greater than 6 inches
4/24/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches
4/8/1970 Cutthroat Trout 5,500 Less than 6 inches
9/17/1969 Cutthroat Trout 1,950 Less than 6 inches
8/29/1969 Rainbow Trout 875 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/1969 Cutthroat Trout 31,440 Less than 6 inches
6/23/1969 Rainbow Trout 1,060 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/1969 Rainbow Trout 945 Greater than 6 inches
4/29/1969 Rainbow Trout 840 Greater than 6 inches
8/20/1968 Cutthroat Trout 43,146 Less than 6 inches
8/19/1968 Cutthroat Trout 51,417 Less than 6 inches
6/5/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,080 Greater than 6 inches
4/19/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,190 Greater than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

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Electric motors only.

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

Jewel Lake
  • Electric motors only
Pend Oreille River (from railroad bridge at Sandpoint downstream to Idaho-Washington border, including tributaries and sloughs to the edge of flat water)
  • Bass limit is 6, only two may be Largemouth Bass, no Largemouth Bass under 16 inches
  • Trout limit is 6, no harvest of Cutthroat Trout
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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