COME HAVE THE TIME OF YOU LIFE....
READ BELOW AND THEN PRINT THE APPS AND RULES>>>>>>>>>>>
PLEASE PRINT YOUR APPLICATION OUT AND MAKE SURE IF THERE ARE MORE THAN 4 PERSONS, PRINT A SECOND FORM. DO NOT WRITE ON THE BACK.. PLEASE IF THE KIDS ARE UNDER 15 PUT DOWN THEIR AGES IN THE RIGHT SPOT......... SEND APPS TO THE ADDRESS ON THE FORM. ALSO PRINT THE RULES THEY ARE THE SAME AS LAST YEAR.......................MAKE SURE YOU HAVE YOUR APPLICATION AND THE ENTERY MONEY BOTH IN THE ENVELOPE OR THEY ARE NOT PUT INTO THE DERBY TELL WE GET THE ENTERY FEE. THE DEAD LINE FOR APPS IN FRIDAY MAY 17th BY 11 p.m. EITHER IN PERSON OR BY MAIL. YOU MUST CHECK IN ON FRIDAY NO MATTER WHAT..........BRINGING ME YOU APP ON FRIDAY WILL CHECK YOU IN.......... ANYONE THAT GETS THE APPS IN EARLIER THAN FRIDAY MAY 17th MUST CHECK IN ON FRIDAY>>>>>>>>>>>>>>NO ACCEPTIONS ANY QUESTIONS JUST CALL!!
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2013 Derby Applications(printable)(click on to print)
2013 Derby Rules (printable)(click on to print)
GOOD LUCK EVERYONE. THE KOKANE SHOULD BE GREAT THIS YEAR........
WE HAVE NO FISHING REPORTS AS OF TODAY 1/21/2012
2013 Derby will be May 18th and 19th Always the weekend Saturday and Sunday after Mothers Day.
We are still waiting for the approval letter for the Derby. The set dates are May 18th and 19th with reservations and check in done by Friday May 17th.
PLEASE READ THE 2013 FISHING RULES FOR MONTANA:
No Bull Trout at all allowed to keep
2 Poles still allowed on Lake Koocanusa Per Person WITH VALID LICENSE
RAINBOW POSSESSION 5 DAILY 10 IN POSSESSION ONLY 1 OVER 22inches in POSSESSION (Page 22 of rules book)
KOKANE SALMON 50 Per Day 100 IN POSSESSION
BE SURE TO READ THE RULE BOOK FOR RULES....................
NEW RULE BOOKS FOR 2013 HAVE NOT ARRIVED YET.
FISHING LICENSES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE LODGE ALSO...............
PER THE 2012 RULING ARE THE FOLLOWING WE ARE WAITING FOR ANY 2013 CHANGES
We do get to keep the two poles per licenses for 2012. New 2012 licenses are required as of March 1, 2012.
Watch and read about the new rules for the Triploids(rainbows with the clipped adipose fin must be over 22 inches to keep.
River rules below the dam to the Fisher Bridge have also changed......
Out of State hunting rules have also changed and so have the app. dates. Please go to FWP.MT.GOV for rules.
Ling Cod season opens March 1, 2012. Yes we have fresh Ling Cod here also, they get to be 7-8 lbs average is about 3-5 lbs. They are known as poor mans lobster, and yes they do taste like lobster.
Rainbow fishing is always good on the lake from February through the end of May.
We are closed tell March 1st and then open Friday, Sat, and Sundays only. On April 15th open 7 days a week.
It has been really icy here and the walking area is slick we suggest you bring Ice spikes for your shoes if you have them. The ramp snow packed and has an ice underbase. Please call for More info.
Any question please call, if you get the answering machine, please leave a message and we will get right back to you.
YOU MUST HAVE YOUR PHOTO ID AND LAST 4 NUMBERS OF YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE LICENSE. THIS INCLUDES KIDS 15 AND OVER FOR NON RESIDENT THAT WISH TO FISH. IF THEY ARE 14 AND UNDER THEY MAY FISH WITH A LICENSED ADULT AND THEIR CATCH COUNTS WITH THE ADULTS, OR PURCHASE A LICENSE AND HAVE THEIR OWN CATCH.