Badger Lake is a 244-acre, 2.3 mile long lake 8.5 miles South of Cheney. April, May and September are the best times to set a hook. To reach Badger, leave Cheney on the Cheney-Plaza Road, turn right on Williams Lake Road. Within 2 miles turn right on Badger Lake Road. Follow Badger Lake Road for 1.3 miles, and turn right at the Public Boat Launch.