Catch rates downstream of North Fork improved as more steelhead arrived in the area, and it was within this area the highest amount of angler effort was observed.
Idaho Fish and Game is continuing to feed mule deer and elk in parts of the Southeast Region due to persisting winter conditions.
We asked our Fish and Game hatchery staff to boil down some of the most notable stocking highlights coming to your local fishery this April.
On March 21, 2023, Hayden Lake in North Idaho produced a new certified state record northern pike. The record fish weighed a whopping 40.76 pounds, was 49” in length and 26.5 inches in girth – a true monster of a fish!
Fish and Game is investigating the illegal killing and waste of a mule deer doe in southeast Idaho.