West Watjask Lake

West Watjask Lake is 96.2 hectares with a maximum depth of 13.4 meters and a mean depth of 3.4 meters. Targetable fish species present are yellow perch and a small population of muskellunge. A handful of muskies were introduced in the spring of 2017.
**Due to the nature of difficulty regarding access on backcountry lakes, launch access areas are restricted to small watercraft only.
Access

Located 72.2 km from Swan River, MB off of Highway 83 in the Duck Mountain Provincial Forest. The distance from trailhead to West Watjask Lake is 8.9km. A portion of the access road is Designated Route S and is often accessible by four-wheel drive vehicles. Lake access is either by ATV in the summer or snowmobile in the winter. This road is not regularly maintained and often used for logging operations. Be sure to contact the nearest government office for updated information before using this road.