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Cave Mountain Lake - Regulations

Trout

  • 6 fish per day
  • 7 inch minimum size limit

Largemouth bass

  • 5 fish per day
  • 12 inch minimum size limit

Sunfish

  • 50 fish per day
  • No minimum size limit

Channel catfish

  • 5 fish per day
  • 15 inch minimum size limit

License requirements

  • For a state resident, a license is required for those 16 years and older.
  • For a non-resident, or 5-day trip, a license is required for those 12 years and older.
  • A National Forest permit is also required to fish the lake.