Season: Jan – Late-Dec | Lake Size: 452 acres
At an elevation of 2,857 feet, located inside the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Packwood Lake is 110 feet deep and contains wild rainbow trout. The lake is accessed via a 4.6 mile hike on the Packwood Lake Trail. To reach the trailhead, take FR Road 1260.
At Packwood Lake, selective fishery regulations require single barbless hooks and a 10-inch minimum size limit. Also, there is nonfishing of the lake’s inlets and restricted fishing of the lake’s outlet.