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Fort Peck Lake

Fergus County - Montana
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Frequently Asked Questions About Fort Peck Lake, MT

How big is Fort Peck Lake?
Fort Peck Lake is approximately 233,295 sq acres (944.1 sq km) in size.

What kind of fish can you catch in Fort Peck Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bigmouth Buffalo, Black Bullhead, Black Crappie, Bluegill, Brook Trout (outlying), Burbot, Carp, Channel Catfish, Chinook Salmon, Lake Trout, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Sauger, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, White Crappie and Yellow Perch in Fort Peck Lake.

Other fish species in the lake include Blue Sucker, Brook Stickleback, Cisco, Creek Chub, Flathead Chub, Freshwater Drum, Goldeye, Green Sunfish, Iowa Darter, Lake Chub, Lake Whitefish, Longnose Dace, Longnose Sucker, Northern Redbelly Dace, Paddlefish, River Carpsucker, Saugeye, Shorthead Redhorse, Shovelnose Sturgeon, Smallmouth Buffalo and White Sucker.

Are there places to stay in the Fort Peck Lake area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Fort Peck Lake and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
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Are there boat launches on Fort Peck Lake?
We know of 14 public boat launches on Fort Peck Lake. Please observe any specific lake regulations posted by the boat launch and please help keep the launch area free of litter.

Are there places to eat and drink near Fort Peck Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Fort Peck Lake area in a RV
Are you looking for an adventurous vacation option that won't break the bank? Look no further than renting an RV! Contrary to popular belief, the process is much simpler than you might imagine. With just a few easy steps, you'll soon be experiencing the ultimate freedom and convenience of exploring the open road in your very own recreational vehicle. And the best part? RV travel can save you up to 60% compared to other types of vacations! With the money you'll save, you'll be able to travel even more and create unforgettable memories along the way. So why wait? Start planning your next adventure today with an RV rental. Learn more about renting a RV.

1996 Fleetwood Wilderness Advantage 23LV
1996 Fleetwood Wilderness Advantage 23LV
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Are there any state parks near Fort Peck Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 1 state park in the vacinity of Fort Peck Lake.

For more Montana State Park information see our State Park Guide.

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Fort Peck Lake...
Valley Reservoir 9.3 mi 11
Browning Reservoir 9.7 mi 14
Collins Reservoir 10.0 mi 58
Forrest Reservoir 10.2 mi 32
Short Creek Reservoir 10.3 mi 15
Cottonwood Reservoir 10.7 mi 22
Lori Detention Reservoir 10.7 mi 35
Corral Junction Number Two Reservoir 11.3 mi 38
Three Trees Reservoir 12.4 mi 22
Target Detention Reservoir 12.8 mi 49
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