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Finger Lake

Rating - Very_Good   

Friday, Oct 15 2021
Finger lake is a very popular Mat-Su fishery. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout, Landlocked King salmon, and artic char. Fishing will stay good right up to freeze up and after the ice is safe for another month after that, before slowing down a little for winter. Small spoons or spinners in shiny colors and small hooks or jigs tipped with Pautzkes Balls O' Fire work well here. Cured shrimp is also a great choice for bait. For best results troll Wicked lures or small spinners. Fly fish Chrominoids or wooly buggers or streamers in gold or black.




Friday, Oct 15 2021



GPS

GPS: Lat/Long: 61° 36' 24'' N, 149°

Access Info

Directions: Mile 41.8 Glenn Hwy. East on Palmer-Wasilla Hwy 4 miles to Trunk Rd. Right on Trunk Rd 1.1 miles to Bogard Rd. Left on Bogard Rd. 0.7 mile to Finger Lake State Recreation Site. Left on gravel road 0.2 mile to lake and campground with picnic tables, toilet facilities and developed boat launch. Fees required for camping and launching. NOTE: Public access is limited to Finger Lake State Recreation Site. The majority of lake shoreline is privately owned.

Regulation/Proclamation

Knik Arm Drainage


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Finger Lake


Rating - Very_Good

Finger lake is a very popular Mat-Su fishery. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout, Landlocked King salmon, and artic char. Fishing will stay good right up to freeze up and after the ice is safe for another month after that, before slowing down a little for winter. Small spoons or spinners in shiny colors and small hooks or jigs tipped with Pautzkes Balls O' Fire work well here. Cured shrimp is also a great choice for bait. For best results troll Wicked lures or small spinners. Fly fish Chrominoids or wooly buggers or streamers in gold or black.


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