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  Welcome to the 2007 Fishing Season on Mineral Lake!

Fishing season on Mineral Lake opens on Saturday, April 28, 2007 and closes on September 30, 2007.

Don't miss the American Legion Storm King Post #171 Fishing Derby


   1st Place Morgan McCollum (11), Spanaway 9 lbs 15 oz


                        2nd Place Mike Straatman, Seattle 9 lbs. 14 oz. (No Photo Yet)

   3rd Place Jacelyn Rothermel, age 9, Enumclaw 9 lb., 12 oz., 28 3/4 inches long.  Pictured with Kennedy Harstad, age 5 (on the left) and Keelie Harstad, age 8 (on the right)


Other Notable Fish & Fishing Folks from Opening Day April 28, 2007:


Alyssa & Arielle Altergott, Kent (both age 9); Chance Nelson (7), Greenwater; Jacob Allison (12), Rainier; Jim Peters, Tacoma, his fish is 6 lb., 1 oz.



Floyd Morse & granddaughter, Chehalis, their fish is 5 lb. 15 oz., 24 1/2 inches long; Adam Kampa, Federal Way, his fish is 5 lb., 14 oz., 23 inches; Jason Bush & son from Puyallup with a fish 4 lb., 10 oz. 23 inches long; Dan Bouton of Seattle with a very nice fish weighing 8 lb., 5 oz., 27 inches long.



Kolby Dunlap (10), Kalen Dunlap (11) and Bobby Mackenzie from Morton - 6 fish;
three men with big fish waiting for weigh in; Lloyd Chase and Seth Devers (6) from Yelm, the big fish is 8 lb., 14 oz.; Derrell Seyller of Mineral with a nice fish weighing 8 lb, 9 oz.



Steve Ragland of Tacoma & friends - fish 4 lb., 6 oz.; Peyton Nielsen (12) from Federal Way and Grandpa John Nielson from Burien fish 5 lb., 12 oz.; Kathy McCambridge from Auburn - fish 9 lbs., 11 oz. 28 inches long; Brandon Hennings (9) from Tacoma - fish 3 lb., 14 oz.



Nicholas Ames (6) from Shelton and Dad, Michael Ames, from Shelton- his very 1st opening day fishing derby.  Jim Chapman, Mineral with a 22 incher with a 12" girth, weighing 4 lbs. caught on opening day.  Drew Casey, Bonney Lake with a 7 lb., 1 oz. Rainbow.  On May 3rd, Ryan of Graham caught a nice 6 lb., 4 oz. Rainbow that was 24 3/4 inches long.



Mike, Puyallup, (left) caught his 6 lb., 4 oz., 24 3/4 inch Rainbow off a dock at the Lion's Den Campground on May 11th.  Kate Schmidt (right), age 13 caught this 7 pound - 26" long Rainbow at Mineral Lake on August 12, 2007 using yellow power eggs. A fish of a lifetime!




Be sure to send us your fish photos! Picture Upload Form Coming Soon !


You can also email your digital photo to us and we will try to get it in the photo gallery.  Please include the weight, length, when you caught it and information about the bait or lure you used and whether you were trolling or still fishing.
Or, stop by Mineral Market with your catch for us to photograph for you or bring your own photo for us to scan.

Fish Planted in Mineral Lake, Lewis County can be found here on the W.D.F.W. website.  Scroll down to the Lewis County section of that page and look for Mineral Lake.  The fish listed as being reared in net pens were reared in Mineral Lake at Mineral Lake Resort

Mineral Lake Resort
Mineral, WA 98355


Mineral Lake Resort sits in the shadows of Mount Rainier. Remember to bring your camera; the view of
the mountain from the lake is breathtaking. Mineral Lake Resort offers boat rentals, dock fishing,
cabins, RV spaces, boat moorage, and a Tackle, Bait & Snack Shop.

Email Mineral Lake Resort

Lion's Den Campground
113 Front Street East
Mineral, WA 98355

Phone: Orv Christiansen 360-492-5561
Phone: Dick Suter 360-492-5685





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