Rainbow Trout

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  • Fishing Trailer Schedule for May

    The month of May will be busy for Fish and Game’s fishing trailer, with a dozen fishing events scheduled around the Treasure Valley and beyond.

    To learn more about the trailer, contact the Fish and Game Nampa office at 465-8465. A complete statewide fishing trailer schedule is available at http://idfg.idaho.gov.

  • Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule

    Personnel from Fish and Game's McCall and Nampa Hatcheries will be releasing
    more than 100,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during May.

    Due to continued high water, fish earmarked for river stocking will be allocated to local ponds.

    LOCATION WEEK STOCKED NUMBER OF TROUT

    Browns Pond (McCall) May 15 450

    Caldwell Pond #2 May 1 500

    Cascade Reservoir May 22 42,000

    Corral Creek Reservoir (Cascade) May 29 3,500

    Duff Lane Pond (Middleton) May 1 225

    East Mountain Reservoir (Cascade) May 22 500

  • Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule

    Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 17,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during April. Please note that due to high flows, the Boise River will not be stocked in April.

     

     

    LOCATION    WEEK STOCKED    NUMBER OF TROUT

    Caldwell Pond #2 April 3   500

    Crane Falls Reservoir April 24   1,200

    Duff Lane Pond (Middleton) April 3   225

    Eagle Island Park Pond April 17   450

    Eds Pond (Emmett) April 24   200

    Esthers Pond (Boise) April 10   1,300

  • Clearwater Region Fishing Trailer Schedule for April

    Fish and Game’s Take Me Fishing! trailer, will kick off spring fishing season with two events at the end of the month.

    To learn more about the trailer, contact the Fish and Game Clearwater Region office at (208) 799-5010. A complete statewide fishing trailer schedule is available at https://idfg.idaho.gov/event/fishing-trailers.

  • Clearwater Region Fishing Trailer Schedule for April

    Fish and Game’s Take Me Fishing! trailer, will kick off spring fishing season with two events at the end of the month.

    To learn more about the trailer, contact the Fish and Game Clearwater Region office at (208) 799-5010. A complete statewide fishing trailer schedule is available at https://idfg.idaho.gov/event/fishing-trailers.

  • Take Me Fishing! Trailer Schedule for April

    Fish and Game’s Take Me Fishing! fishing trailer season kicks off this Saturday with an event at Kleiner Pond.

    A fishing license is not needed by any participant registering at the trailer for the duration of the event, regardless of age or residency.

    Everyone is welcome at these events, but kids and their parents who have an interest in fishing get a special invite. No equipment or experience? No problem. The helpful trailer staff will be happy to loan you gear and get you and the kid(s) on the water.

    Take a kid fishing!

  • Southwest Region 'Take Me Fishing!' Trailer Schedule

    Stocked with equipment and information, Fish and Game’s fishing trailer will soon be making more than 25 appearances at local ponds across the region, promoting fishing as part of a healthy outdoor lifestyle.

    To learn more about the trailer program, contact the Fish and Game Nampa office at 465-8465. More information regarding the fishing trailer program, including other regional trailer schedules, is also available on Fish and Game’s website at https://idfg.idaho.gov/event/fishing-trailers.

  • Lake Pend Oreille "State of the Lake" Public Meeting

    The Lake Pend Oreille "State of the Lake" public meeting is held annually.  This year the meeting is set for Thursday, March 30th.  Idaho Fish and Game staff will give a presentation summarizing fisheries information and activities related to the Lake Pend Oreille fishery from the past year. Time will be provided afterwards for question and answer.  Anyone interested in the Lake Pend Oreille fishery is encouraged to attend.  We hope to see you there.

    Meeting details are as follows:

    WHEN: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 from 6-8pm

  • Cascade Reservoir
  • American Falls Reservoir

    Work Begins on American Falls Boat Ramp

    The Bureau of Reclamation started reconstruction work to the boat ramp on the west side of American Falls Reservoir, so the ramp will be closed to boater and angler traffic beginning until Memorial Day weekend.

    Read the full Bureau of Reclamation news release here

    For more details, contact the Bureau of Reclamation in Heyburn:

    Upper Snake Field Office
    Ryan Newman - Assistant Area Manager
    (208) 678-0461 x34

     

Rainbow Trout

Oncorhynchus mykiss

IDAPA Classification: Game Fish
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