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Wild Bill Lake

Red Lodge, MT
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I've been coming to Red Lodge for years and this place was amazing! No one was there and we got to... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Kayla J
via mobile
A Good Picnic Spot Just Outside Red Lodge

This impoundment of a local creek was restored some time ago & is now a Forest Service picnic... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Mike C
Phoenix, Arizona
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“nice walk” (4 reviews)
Red Lodge, MT
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to Red Lodge for years and this place was amazing! No one was there and we got to catch a few small trout! I highly recommend packing a lunch and hanging out here for a few hours.

Thank Kayla J
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This impoundment of a local creek was restored some time ago & is now a Forest Service picnic area., A local businessman built a dam to create a pond. He also constructed docks, a swim area and a dance pavilion, Sadly, there's no pavilion today.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Such a magnificent spot. Great for picnic and even wheelchair accessible. Must see if in town. Bring repellant

Thank felixbb
Reviewed 4 September 2016

In all my years living an hour away from Red Lodge I never knew this lake existed until a year or so ago. Finally got to go today for the first time. This is a super quaint little lake tucked up in the mountains about...More

Thank Tacoboy4000
Reviewed 25 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.

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 23 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.

Thank Holli B
Reviewed 27 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...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 26 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.

Thank Ted C
Reviewed 26 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

Thank chericarmel
Reviewed 21 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...More

Thank mlendman
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