Cherry Creek

Tributary of the Birch Creek

    Cherry Creek in Bannock County is 12.5 miles in length.

    Species Observed in Surveys

    Fish Stocking Records

    Date Species Quantity General Size
    6/24/2019 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    5/14/2019 Rainbow Trout 101 Greater than 6 inches
    7/12/2018 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/2018 Rainbow Trout 99 Greater than 6 inches
    6/27/2017 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/20/2017 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/20/2016 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2015 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    5/15/2015 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2014 Rainbow Trout 98 Greater than 6 inches
    5/23/2014 Rainbow Trout 102 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2013 Rainbow Trout 102 Greater than 6 inches
    5/21/2013 Rainbow Trout 102 Greater than 6 inches
    6/25/2012 Rainbow Trout 105 Greater than 6 inches
    5/24/2012 Rainbow Trout 107 Greater than 6 inches
    6/27/2011 Rainbow Trout 202 Greater than 6 inches
    7/2/2010 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    5/27/2010 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2009 Rainbow Trout 105 Greater than 6 inches
    5/18/2009 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/30/2008 Rainbow Trout 257 Greater than 6 inches
    5/20/2008 Rainbow Trout 260 Greater than 6 inches
    6/27/2007 Rainbow Trout 248 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/2007 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/2006 Rainbow Trout 250 Less than 6 inches
    5/22/2006 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/29/2005 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/2005 Rainbow Trout 247 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/2004 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/8/2004 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/17/2004 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/23/2003 Rainbow Trout 251 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2002 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/20/2002 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/21/2001 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
    6/29/2000 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/2000 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/6/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/15/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/22/1998 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/19/1998 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/30/1997 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/1997 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/9/1996 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/1996 Rainbow Trout 253 Greater than 6 inches
    6/14/1996 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/29/1972 Brook Trout 3,078 Less than 6 inches
    7/22/1968 Brook Trout 7,896 Less than 6 inches
    Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

    Licenses and Tags

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    Fishing Rules

    All Waters Open All Year

    Except as modified in Special Rules
    Fishing is not allowed within the posted upstream and downstream boundary of any fish weir or trap.

    Daily Bag Limits

    The following daily bag limits apply to all waters within each region except as modified in the Special Rules. The possession limit is 3-times the daily bag limit after the second day of the season.

    Special Rules

    No Special Rules for Cherry Creek.
    Southeast Region Bag Limits
    Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
    • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
    • None under 14 inches
    Brook Trout
    • Brook Trout limit is 25
    • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for Brook Trout
    Cisco (Bear Lake only)
    • Cisco limit is 30
    Kokanee
    • Kokanee limit is 6
    Sturgeon
    • Sturgeon limit is 0, catch-and-release
    • Sturgeon must not be removed from the water and must be released upon landing
    • Barbless hooks and sliding sinkers are required, see fishing regulations for details
    Tiger Muskie
    • Tiger Muskie limit is 2, none under 40 inches
    Trout includes Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, and trout hybrids (e.g. Tiger Trout)
    • Trout limit is 6, all species combined
    • In rivers and streams, only 2 of the 6 trout may be Cutthroat Trout
    • Does not include Bull Trout and Brook Trout which are listed separately
    Whitefish
    • Whitefish limit is 25
    • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for whitefish
    Protected Nongame Fish includes Northern Leatherside Chub, Bear Lake Sculpin, and Bluehead Sucker (also known as Green Sucker)
    • May not be harvested or possessed
    All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish
    • No bag, size or possession limit
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