Dougherty Lake

Dougherty Lake is a small (356 acre) lake located 42km ESE of Pelican Narrows and 289km NNE of Melfort.

Dougherty Lake was named after Franklin Edward Dougherty on 1961-01-19 as part of the GeoMemorial Commemorative Naming Program ran by the Sask Government.

Northern Pike Walleye Lake Whitefish Burbot
Boundary on map.


Fishing Zone: Central Zone
Location: 55.06975221870161, -102.29969336472438
Shore Length: 17km
Surface Area: 356 acres

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Boating at Dougherty Lake

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Fishing at Dougherty Lake

Dougherty Lake is in the central fishing zone.

What fish are in Dougherty Lake

Burbot, Lake Whitefish, Northern Pike and Walleye can be found in Dougherty Lake. Learn all about fishing in Saskatchewan here.

Fishing Season

Fishing season on Dougherty Lake is open from May 15, 2024 to March 31, 2025.

Fishing Limits for Dougherty Lake

These are the limits for all fish species reported to be in Dougherty Lake. All fishing limits for Saskatchewan.
Species Limit
Burbot Limit 8
Lake Whitefish Limit 8
Northern Pike Limit 5, only one may exceed 75 cm
Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye Limit 4, only one may exceed 55 cm