Lake Suggestions for two young boys & grandpa?

Discussion in 'Stillwater' started by Slate Run, May 21, 2013.

  1. Slate Run

    Slate Run Active Member

    Our two grandsons, ages 6 & 9 will be visiting us in Seattle for the month of June. "We want to go fishing with grandpa!" I have plenty of rods, reels and a drift boat, but what I need are suggestions for a reasonably small quiet lake with a boat ramp that may have been given a dose of stockers this spring. All suggestions gratefully accepted. Photos may follow............:rolleyes:

    Dave
     
  2. Stonefish

    Stonefish Triploid, Humpy & Seaplane Hater

    Lake Margaret
     
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  3. Gary Knowels

    Gary Knowels Active Member

    It's not the quietest lake out there, but I enjoy Ballinger. It's close enough to Seattle that the kids won't have to spend much time in the car either.
     
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  4. Billy McFly

    Billy McFly Active Member


    Which end of Seattle are you closest to?? North / South?
     
  5. Steve Unwin

    Steve Unwin Active Member

    Lake Serene in Mukilteo may be a good match. Pretty small and very shallow. It got a pretty good sized plant for it's size and is probably still fishing pretty well.
     
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  6. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    Throw some family camping in the mix and hit Deception Pass State Park. Magical place of beauty and fishing.
     
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  7. Slate Run

    Slate Run Active Member

    We spent our first night in WA camping there in 1971. "Magical" pretty much sums it up.
     
  8. Slate Run

    Slate Run Active Member

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  9. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

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  10. Slate Run

    Slate Run Active Member