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Address: Red Lodge, MT
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great family fishing lake for rainbow

this is a great lake for teaching your kids how to fish. you can use flies or bait. best time to fish is early evening when everyone else is eating in town. we caught and release... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 August 2016
Rick W
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Farmville, Virginia
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Farmville, Virginia
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

this is a great lake for teaching your kids how to fish. you can use flies or bait. best time to fish is early evening when everyone else is eating in town. we caught and release about a dozen rainbows.

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is such a pretty little lake. Water is crystal clear and you can see to the bottom. Lots of small trout and great place to take small children. There are also some hiking trails.

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Thank Holli B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a good place to bring small children and folks with limited mobility. The trail is wide and hard-surfaced around about half of the lake, and two of the fishing docks are wheelchair-accessible. The lake is constantly stocked with trout, so beginner fishers are sure to get some action! Not a great place to swim.

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Thank Samantha L
Red Lodge, United States
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lovely place to go for a walk. Beautiful scenery, small lake and our grand kids love to walk around here. Fishing is pretty good too.

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Thank Ted C
Billings, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We go fishing here all the time and it's always wonderful. Fantastic fun for family and almost always catch plenty of fish

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Thank chericarmel
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

The lake isn't exactly visible from the parking lot, but it is only a few steps to the shore. There is a trail all the way around the lake. Lots of trees, two fishing docks and about half of the trail is suitable for a stroller, although you don't need it. The banks are sloping. The picnic tables by the... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

4th of July and leaving the area tomorrow and was looking for something to get out, but not difficult. What we have found out in this area: When you leave with not a cloud in the sky, it's a good bet that showers will be in the mountains. Take a raincoat. Lots of fishing by the locals.

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Parker, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

I am somewhat impartial to this little lake. I was involved back in 1999 in building the trail around the lake (Much of it accessible to handicap people). I worked for the Youth Conservation Corp that did much of this work back then. I have seen handicap people out on the ramps enjoying the outdoors and the nice views. I... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

I was in Red Lodge for a wedding but wanted to do some site-seeing as well. In the immediate area I explored Wild Bill Lake and the town. I would highly recommend traveling the Beartooth Pass!

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Missouri City
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Wild Bill Lake is a small man-made lake in a pretty setting. There were a few families with children that were fishing and they seemed to be having a great time. The walk around the lake was fairly easy.

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