Lower Goose Creek Reservoir (Oakley Reservoir)

Flows into the Goose Creek

    Lower Goose Creek Reservoir (Oakley Reservoir) in Cassia County is 1,006.0 acres.

    Facilities

    Motor Restriction
    No
    Boat Ramp
    Yes
    Dock
    No
    Toilet
    Yes
    Campground
    No
    ADA Access
    Yes

    Recommended Game Fish

    Species Observed in Surveys

    Fish Stocking Records

    Date Species Quantity General Size
    11/6/2018 Rainbow Trout 6,050 Greater than 6 inches
    11/6/2018 Rainbow Trout 63,662 Less than 6 inches
    9/6/2018 Steelhead 57,960 Less than 6 inches
    6/19/2018 Walleye 521,250 Less than 6 inches
    4/17/2018 Rainbow Trout 8,358 Greater than 6 inches
    9/27/2017 Steelhead 104,850 Less than 6 inches
    6/2/2017 Walleye 333,750 Less than 6 inches
    5/30/2017 Rainbow Trout 22,750 Less than 6 inches
    4/11/2017 Rainbow Trout 6,084 Greater than 6 inches
    11/8/2016 Rainbow Trout 9,300 Greater than 6 inches
    9/7/2016 Rainbow Trout 18,600 Less than 6 inches
    5/3/2016 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Less than 6 inches
    4/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
    4/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 52,920 Less than 6 inches
    4/22/2016 Walleye 262,500 Less than 6 inches
    4/6/2016 Walleye 279,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/23/2016 Rainbow Trout 5,742 Greater than 6 inches
    6/25/2015 Rainbow Trout 13,350 Greater than 6 inches
    5/18/2015 Rainbow Trout 2,975 Greater than 6 inches
    4/24/2015 Rainbow Trout 9,890 Greater than 6 inches
    9/15/2014 Steelhead 35,483 Less than 6 inches
    6/24/2014 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
    4/23/2014 Rainbow Trout 10,395 Greater than 6 inches
    6/19/2013 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
    4/30/2013 Rainbow Trout 10,010 Greater than 6 inches
    4/9/2012 Rainbow Trout 26,890 Greater than 6 inches
    6/7/2011 Walleye 550,000 Less than 6 inches
    4/8/2011 Rainbow Trout 17,940 Greater than 6 inches
    2/18/2011 Rainbow Trout 38,860 Greater than 6 inches
    8/30/2010 Rainbow Trout 36,960 Greater than 6 inches
    5/27/2010 Walleye 700,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/25/2010 Rainbow Trout 15,980 Greater than 6 inches
    4/28/2009 Rainbow Trout 18,360 Greater than 6 inches
    6/11/2008 Rainbow Trout 49,275 Less than 6 inches
    4/7/2008 Rainbow Trout 14,985 Greater than 6 inches
    10/22/2007 Rainbow Trout 10,850 Greater than 6 inches
    4/17/2007 Rainbow Trout 15,680 Greater than 6 inches
    10/18/2006 Rainbow Trout 9,750 Greater than 6 inches
    6/2/2006 Walleye 550,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/31/2006 Rainbow Trout 15,080 Greater than 6 inches
    4/1/2005 Rainbow Trout 15,000 Greater than 6 inches
    5/28/2004 Rainbow Trout 7,830 Greater than 6 inches
    5/19/2004 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
    4/9/2004 Rainbow Trout 7,350 Greater than 6 inches
    5/9/2003 Rainbow Trout 15,840 Less than 6 inches
    4/10/2003 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches
    6/14/2002 Walleye 975,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/14/2002 Rainbow Trout 20,085 Less than 6 inches
    5/13/2002 Rainbow Trout 20,076 Less than 6 inches
    4/9/2002 Rainbow Trout 23,020 Greater than 6 inches
    4/2/2002 Rainbow Trout 45,360 Less than 6 inches
    3/30/2001 Rainbow Trout 7,500 Greater than 6 inches
    3/29/2001 Rainbow Trout 7,500 Greater than 6 inches
    10/12/2000 Rainbow Trout 17,500 Greater than 6 inches
    5/12/2000 Rainbow Trout 45,920 Less than 6 inches
    5/12/2000 Steelhead 13,269 Greater than 6 inches
    4/13/2000 Rainbow Trout 34,560 Less than 6 inches
    3/31/2000 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches
    6/4/1999 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/19/1999 Rainbow Trout 39,900 Less than 6 inches
    5/6/1999 Rainbow Trout 25,010 Greater than 6 inches
    3/19/1999 Rainbow Trout 15,190 Greater than 6 inches
    5/20/1998 Walleye 675,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/15/1998 Rainbow Trout 40,850 Less than 6 inches
    3/17/1998 Rainbow Trout 15,035 Greater than 6 inches
    10/15/1997 Steelhead 25,500 Less than 6 inches
    5/20/1997 Rainbow Trout 41,773 Less than 6 inches
    3/13/1997 Rainbow Trout 15,105 Greater than 6 inches
    8/8/1996 Rainbow Trout 100,750 Less than 6 inches
    5/31/1996 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
    4/5/1996 Rainbow Trout 30,033 Less than 6 inches
    3/19/1996 Rainbow Trout 15,190 Greater than 6 inches
    9/6/1995 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/30/1995 Rainbow Trout 14,310 Greater than 6 inches
    9/12/1994 Rainbow Trout 5,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/22/1994 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
    10/6/1993 Rainbow Trout 9,315 Adults
    7/14/1993 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 164,700 Less than 6 inches
    5/19/1993 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
    5/18/1993 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches
    4/9/1992 Rainbow Trout 4,500 Greater than 6 inches
    9/13/1991 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/20/1991 Rainbow Trout 4,988 Greater than 6 inches
    6/5/1990 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Greater than 6 inches
    4/17/1990 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/8/1989 Rainbow Trout 11,055 Greater than 6 inches
    5/5/1989 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Greater than 6 inches
    4/21/1989 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches
    5/3/1988 Rainbow Trout 10,240 Greater than 6 inches
    4/14/1988 Rainbow Trout 2,895 Greater than 6 inches
    4/7/1988 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches
    4/6/1988 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches
    5/12/1987 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Greater than 6 inches
    3/10/1987 Rainbow Trout 10,200 Greater than 6 inches
    9/9/1986 Rainbow Trout 4,980 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/1986 Fall Chinook 15,275 Less than 6 inches
    5/19/1986 Rainbow Trout 9,990 Greater than 6 inches
    5/1/1986 Rainbow Trout 9,990 Greater than 6 inches
    4/24/1986 Rainbow Trout 10,320 Greater than 6 inches
    8/1/1985 Channel Catfish 9,450 Less than 6 inches
    6/10/1985 Fall Chinook 15,075 Less than 6 inches
    5/17/1985 Rainbow Trout 8,525 Greater than 6 inches
    4/24/1985 Rainbow Trout 9,300 Greater than 6 inches
    7/18/1984 Fall Chinook 9,695 Less than 6 inches
    6/19/1984 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches
    6/18/1984 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches
    10/28/1983 Fall Chinook 12,025 Less than 6 inches
    7/25/1983 Rainbow Trout 8,300 Less than 6 inches
    7/13/1983 Rainbow Trout 4,850 Greater than 6 inches
    4/12/1983 Rainbow Trout 5,940 Greater than 6 inches
    8/9/1982 Fall Chinook 9,000 Greater than 6 inches
    7/28/1982 Rainbow Trout 3,060 Less than 6 inches
    6/30/1982 Rainbow Trout 2,520 Greater than 6 inches
    6/10/1982 Rainbow Trout 7,175 Less than 6 inches
    7/8/1981 Rainbow Trout 3,500 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/1981 Rainbow Trout 4,805 Greater than 6 inches
    6/2/1981 Rainbow Trout 6,800 Greater than 6 inches
    4/16/1981 Rainbow Trout 7,200 Greater than 6 inches
    7/24/1980 Rainbow Trout 24,480 Less than 6 inches
    7/2/1980 Channel Catfish 94,050 Less than 6 inches
    6/10/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,120 Greater than 6 inches
    6/5/1980 Rainbow Trout 4,510 Greater than 6 inches
    4/30/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches
    7/5/1979 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Greater than 6 inches
    5/15/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,680 Greater than 6 inches
    4/6/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,890 Greater than 6 inches
    6/12/1978 Rainbow Trout 2,030 Greater than 6 inches
    5/17/1978 Rainbow Trout 2,900 Greater than 6 inches
    9/10/1977 Channel Catfish 12,500 Less than 6 inches
    5/17/1977 Rainbow Trout 7,100 Less than 6 inches
    5/12/1977 Rainbow Trout 2,755 Greater than 6 inches
    9/30/1976 Rainbow Trout 6,600 Less than 6 inches
    8/22/1974 Channel Catfish 20,330 Less than 6 inches
    4/14/1972 Coho Salmon 20,650 Less than 6 inches
    3/24/1972 Rainbow Trout 910 Greater than 6 inches
    3/16/1972 Rainbow Trout 104,000 Less than 6 inches
    3/1/1971 Coho Salmon 65,340 Less than 6 inches
    2/4/1971 Rainbow Trout 58,671 Less than 6 inches
    11/17/1970 Rainbow Trout 7,560 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,495 Greater than 6 inches
    5/19/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,775 Less than 6 inches
    3/27/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,260 Greater than 6 inches
    3/2/1970 Coho Salmon 70,200 Less than 6 inches
    3/18/1969 Coho Salmon 24,225 Less than 6 inches
    3/17/1969 Coho Salmon 64,600 Less than 6 inches
    2/18/1969 Rainbow Trout 4,800 Greater than 6 inches
    10/29/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,470 Greater than 6 inches
    10/28/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,470 Greater than 6 inches
    4/16/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
    4/5/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
    Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

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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 Lower Goose Creek Reservoir (Oakley Reservoir).
    Magic Valley Region Bag Limits
    Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
    • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
    • None under 12 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
    Bull Trout
    • Bull Trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
    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, Golden Trout, Arctic Grayling, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, land-locked Chinook and Coho Salmon, trout hydrids (.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
    Walleye
    • Walleye limit is 6
    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, Shoshone Sculpin, Wood River 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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