Fishing At Brownlee Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, rainbow trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish and yellow perch at Brownlee Reservoir in Idaho.
Spanning over 50 miles of the Snake River, Brownlee Reservoir is an 11,000-acre fishing paradise along the Idaho-Oregon state line. Much of the 190 miles of shoreline is not accessible due to steep mountain terrain and no roads. Steck Park and Woodhead Park are the primary access points from the Idaho side. Camping, boat ramps and other amenities are available in both areas. The lake is situated at an elevation of just over 2,000 feet above sea level, offering a wide variety of both warm-water and cold-water fish species. Bass, crappie, catfish, trout and sunfish all reside here and flourish during different seasons. This waterway has no motor HP restrictions and is a great destination for pleasure boats, kayaks, canoes and all types of fishing boats.
Primary fish species residing in Brownlee Reservoir
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Brownlee Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Brownlee Campground - 208 634-0700
Steck Park Campground - 208 384-3300
Monroe Creek Campground & RV Park Campground - 208 549-2026
Indianhead Motel & RV Park - 208 549-0331
The Colonial Motel - 208 549-0150
State Street Motel - 208 414-1390
Brownlee Reservoir ID Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Cambridge, ID 83610
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Brownlee Reservoir offers both warm-water and cold-water fishing for bass, crappie, catfish, trout and sunfish along the OR-ID state borders.