Is Munn Lake open?

Discussion in 'Stillwater' started by Rob Hardman, Dec 12, 2012.

  1. Rob Hardman

    Rob Hardman Active Member

    Never been there and was thinking of heading down tomorrow to try it. The regs say it's open year round, but this link says it closed Oct 31.
     
  2. Gary Knowels

    Gary Knowels Active Member

    I would tend to side with the regs. To be safe you may want to call the Region 6 WDFW office at (360) 249-4628
     
  3. Matthew Kaphan

    Matthew Kaphan Active Member

    Open year round, and it's fishing well from what I hear.

    If nothing else works, hang a san juan worm a few feet off the bottom.

    M
     
  4. Rob Hardman

    Rob Hardman Active Member

    Great! Thanks, Matthew.
     
  5. Matthew Kaphan

    Matthew Kaphan Active Member

    Oh yeah. Page 64 of the current regs has it listed as year round.

    M
     
  6. Thomas Williams

    Thomas Williams Habitual Line Stepper

    I fished there about 2 months ago and fishing was slow. Not saying thats how it is now but I found that the water was really dark like coffee colored. Not a big fan of waters like that. Fish cant see as well.
     
  7. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

    That's some old regs! It's year round, selective gear, no motors and catch and release. Great chironomid lake! Chase away powerbaiters!
     
  8. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

    One day I'll have to fish it with you Steve.
     
  9. Scott Salzer

    Scott Salzer previously micro brew

    Those powerbaiters sit right by the selective fishery sign and play pretty dumb when you mention the regs.

    MB
     
  10. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

    Munn lake trout like to eat chironomids Ira! ;)
     
  11. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

    You should see the new patterns I've been tying. New level man, new level.
     
  12. Lue Taylor

    Lue Taylor Lue Taylor/dbfly

    Steve has a new balance attractor fly too I personally witness 50 plus takes one day Ira
     
  13. Rodney Bryan

    Rodney Bryan Rodney Bryan

    Ask Steve how many of those takes resulted in hook-ups :) [ I think he tied that new pattern on a rubber hook]
     
  14. Bruce Baker

    Bruce Baker Active Member

    WDFW's water access page was updated and it now shows Munn Lake open year-round.
     
  15. Lue Taylor

    Lue Taylor Lue Taylor/dbfly

    Rodney you just had to go an expose the finer points of that fly
     
  16. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

    Okay Rodney...the gloves are off! Lose any bobbers lately?? No more free flies for you Rodney. :mad:
     
  17. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

    I don't miss many takes with my patterns, just saying. It is time we fished again Steve.

    Ira..
     
  18. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

    You're not as old as me Ira! Just you wait.....I think I'll start counting my misses instead of releases, I'd have some big number days!! Now that's sporting.:cool:
     
  19. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

    Thats not a bad idea. Most likely a bette indicator (pun intended) of the fishing anyway.
     
  20. Rodney Bryan

    Rodney Bryan Rodney Bryan

    You are truly getting wiser with you old age, I am going to start counting each of casts as "hook-ups" so I would be guaranteed to have big numbers too.

    Competition brings out the worst in all of us. LOL

    I can't wait to get back out on the water so I can gain some more experience. it sucks to get outfished by a man using rubber hooks:mad:

    And no, I haven't lost any bobbers lately.