Fishing at
Ohop Lake Pierce County


Ohop Lake is a large freshwater lake located in Pierce County, Washington. At an elevation of 527 ft. and 218.2 acres, it's home to several species of fish, including bluegill, yellow perch, black crappie, rainbow trout, brown bullhead and largemouth bass. Ohop Lake provides good shoreline access and a boat launch.

Stocked Fish: Rainbow
Lake Size: 218.2 acres
Elevation: 527 ft.
Boat Launch: Yes (1)
Ohop Lake
Shoreline Access: Good

Ohop Lake Stocking Reports

Ohop Lake has been historically stocked with rainbow. The largest rainbow ever stocked is 3.33 lbs. In the past, Ohop Lake stocked tens of thousands of rainbow averaging 0.5 lbs.

Date Quantity Fish
April 10, 2023 3300 Rainbow @ 0.33lbs
March 22, 2023 4025 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
March 22, 2023 4025 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
March 21, 2023 3910 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
March 21, 2023 3910 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
April 14, 2022 5000 Rainbow @ 0.41lbs
April 14, 2022 5000 Rainbow @ 0.41lbs
April 14, 2022 3504 Rainbow @ 0.41lbs
April 21, 2021 3245 Rainbow @ 0.44lbs
April 21, 2021 3245 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
April 20, 2021 3245 Rainbow @ 0.44lbs
April 20, 2021 3245 Rainbow @ 0.43lbs
May 11, 2020 2261 Rainbow @ 0.59lbs
May 6, 2020 3077 Rainbow @ 0.59lbs
May 1, 2020 7004 Rainbow @ 0.59lbs
April 27, 2017 374 Rainbow @ 1.06lbs
April 17, 2017 8 Rainbow @ 3.33lbs
April 6, 2017 1000 Rainbow @ 1lbs
April 20, 2016 2000 Rainbow @ 1lbs
April 13, 2016 1066 Rainbow @ 1.49lbs


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Ohop Lake Map

Ohop Lake Fish Species

Ohop Lake provides excellent opportunities for bluegill and rainbow trout as well as good opportunities for largemouth bass. There is also a chance to catch yellow perch, black crappie and brown bullhead throughout the year.


January February March April May June July August September October November December
Bluegill
Yellow perch
Black crappie
Rainbow trout
Brown bullhead
Largemouth bass

Ohop Lake Fishing Reports

An modestly traveled lake, there has been some successful reports by anglers at Ohop Lake over the past few years.

Anglers reported the most success with rainbow trout. Largemouth bass is also a popular species to fish for at Ohop Lake.

A list of the best bait to use for stocked rainbow trout.


Ohop Lake - Rainbow Trout Fishing Tips

At Ohop Lake, the best time for catching rainbow trout is morning. Anglers also reported success with rainbow trout around afternoon. Popular baits used include worms and power eggs for rainbow trout. Trolling and bottom fishing from shore are the common and successful methods used at Ohop Lake to catch rainbow trout.


Ohop Lake - Largemouth Bass Fishing Tips

The most popular time for catching largemouth bass at Ohop Lake is morning. Anglers also reported success with largemouth bass around all day. Anglers often fish by top fishing from boat and bottom fishing from boat for largemouth bass.



Ohop Lake Pictures & Media

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Nearby Lakes Similar to Ohop Lake

There are a number of similar sized lakes relatively close to Ohop Lake, including Clear Lake, Tanwax Lake, Rapjohn Lake, Silver Lake and Lake Kapowsin.

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Popular

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Stocking:
June 12, 2023 - Rainbow - 4750 @ 0.4lbs
April 27, 2023 - Rainbow - 4000 @ 0.37lbs

For April:
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Tanwax Lake

Stocking:
April 5, 2024 - Rainbow - 2015 @ 0.42lbs
April 5, 2024 - Rainbow - 9 @ 5lbs

For April:
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Pierce County
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elevation: 636 ft.

Rapjohn Lake

Stocking:
April 26, 2023 - Rainbow - 2000 @ 0.34lbs
April 18, 2023 - Rainbow - 4000 @ 0.38lbs

For April:
Yellow perch Black crappie Rainbow trout Largemouth bass

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Pierce County
4.6 mi. away
133.2 acres
elevation: 607 ft.

Somewhat Popular

Silver Lake

Stocking:
April 18, 2023 - Rainbow - 4000 @ 0.38lbs
April 18, 2022 - Rainbow - 4000 @ 0.4lbs

For April:
Yellow perch Black crappie Rainbow trout Brown bullhead Largemouth bass

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Pierce County
5.2 mi. away
490.2 acres
elevation: 585 ft.

Popular

Lake Kapowsin

Stocking:
November 21, 2023 - Rainbow - 651 @ 0.71lbs
May 16, 2023 - Rainbow - 4250 @ 0.4lbs

For April:
Bluegill Rock bass Yellow perch Black crappie Rainbow trout Largemouth bass

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