Twin Lake (West)
This lake is located north and east of Elk River along the Anoka County-Sherburn County border.
Species Present:Northern Pike: higher than average abundance, smaller than average size.
Largemouth Bass: lower than average abundance, smaller than average size.
Bluegill: average abundance, average size with larger fish present some years.
Crappie: average abundance, smaller than average size with larger fish present some years.
Anglers launch boats at the northeast corner of the lake next to the outlet to East Twin. This access is not suitable for larger boats and may be un-usable in low water conditions.
Anglers fish along the road on the east shore of the lake. Fishing may be limited by overhanging trees and aquatic vegetation.
- Population assessment as needed if staff are available
- Monitor winter oxygen levels as needed.
This lake is subject to winterkill. The quality and quantity of fish present will vary greatly as a result. Fish migrate into this lake from adjacent East Twin.