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Lake Witten - Regulations

Bass

  • 14 to 24-inch protective slot limit
  • 1 fish/day

All bass between 14 and 24 inches must be released unharmed

  • Gasoline motor use is prohibited

Because the lake is part of the put-and-take trout program, a trout license is required to fish the lake from October 1 through June 15. Also, fishing hours are from 5:00 am until one hour after sunset during the trout stocking period.