Anglers heading to the Job Corp Ponds on Warm Springs Wildlife Management Area near Deer Lodge for the August 15th opener must access the pond system using the north entrance off Perkins Lane.
Perkins Lane is open to vehicles to provide access to the ponds while the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) completes cleanup efforts on the Clark Fork River just east of the Job Corp Ponds.
Vehicles will not be permitted on the southern portion of the pond system where the access road to the Clark Fork River is located.
The open fishing season for the Job Corp Ponds starts on August 15th and closes September 30th. For more information contact Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks at 406-693-9083.