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Rural Retreat Lake - Regulations

Trout Regulations


From October 1 through June 15:

  • Trout license is required to fish the small pond adjoining Rural Retreat Lake
  • Anglers are limited to six trout per day


Largemouth Bass

  • 18 inch minimum size limit
  • 1 per day creel limit

Muskellunge (Musky)

  • 42 inch minimum size limit
  • 1 per day creel limit

Northern Pike

  • 30 inch minimum size limit
  • 1 per day creel limit

Sunfish

  • No minimum size limit
  • 50 per day creel limit

Channel Catfish

  • No minimum size limit
  • 20 per day creel limit

Crappie

  • No minimum size limit
  • no creel limit


General Regulations

  • Only electric motors are allowed to operate on the lake
  • Other regulations are posted on site