Ice fishing for Yellow Perch at Fish Lake

Fish Lake (Chelan County) - Plain, WA (Chelan County)

Photo Credit: 📷 WDFW

by WA Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

We have a winner in February’s Life Outdoors photo contest!
Congratulations to Jason Hord, who submitted a recent photo of himself ice fishing for yellow perch at Fish Lake in Chelan County.
March’s photo contest theme is flora and fauna of spring. Enter for your chance to win a Cabela’s gift card.
Thank you to everyone who submitted photos for the #LifeOutdoorsWA contest. We had a lot of entries and making the selection was incredibly difficult. There were so many great photos, and we appreciate each one!
Participating in the monthly photo contest is simple:
1. Visit to find out the outdoor recreation theme for the current month.
2. Submit pictures of you, your friends, or family participating in the month’s featured outdoor recreation theme on
3. When submitting your photo, select #LifeOutdoorsWA in the category section. In the description area, tell us a little about your experience!
4. On the last Friday of the month, a winner will be selected and featured on WDFW’s Facebook and Instagram. Winners will also be contacted via email to receive their prize.

WA Department of Fish & Wildlife Reports
for Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022

: Washington winter ice fishing
: WDFW approves seven days of razor clam digging during evening low tides beginning Feb. 26