Fishing At Boysen Lake
AKA: Boysen Reservoir
What to fish for...
Fishing for channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, yellow perch and sauger at Boysen Lake in Wyoming.
Come enjoy the vast waters of Boysen Lake, aka Boysen Reservoir, a 19,500-acre lake in the central part of Wyoming. There are over 75 miles of shoreline with eleven campgrounds scattered all around the lake. Fishing enthusiasts will discover catfish, crappie, walleye, trout, perch and sauger in these fertile waters. Boat launch ramps, a marina, lodging, stores and restaurants are all close at hand to enhance your stay. Access to the shore for fishing from the bank is available at all campgrounds as well as other public areas around the lake. For those who enjoy ice fishing, Boysen Reservoir is a prime spot as soon as the ice is safe. Although this is a large body of water, canoes, kayaks and car-topper boats are popular ways to fish this lake.
Primary fish species residing in Boysen Lake
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Boysen Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Brannon Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off Brannon Road, this is a three-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Cottonwood Creek Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northwest section of the lake, off W Shore Drive, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Lakeside Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, off US Highway 26, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with paved parking.
Poison Creek - Boysen State Campground Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, off US Highway 26, this is a primitive natural ramp with gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Tamarask Campground - 307 876-2796
Tough Creek Campground - 307 876-2796
Poison Creek Campground - 307 876-2796
Wind River RV Park - 307 857-3000
Ox Yoke RV Park - 775 848-2029
Boysen Lake WY Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Boysen State Park Office
15 Ash St
Shoshoni, WY 82649
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Boysen Lake offers catfish, crappie, walleye, trout, perch and sauger fishing in central WY.