Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir

Flows into the Salmon Falls Creek

  • Recommended Fishing Water
  • Family Fishing Water

Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir in Twin Falls County is 2,752.7 acres.

A short drive south of Twin Falls, this large reservoir in Idaho's high desert provides tons of fishing options with boat ramps and long shorelines. BLM manages Lud Drexler Park and campground near the dam. Facilities available depend on access location. Road conditions may deteriorate when saturated. You can help maintain the natural beauty of this unique area by driving on existing roads when they are dry. Winter may offer ice fishing, depending on local conditions.

Facilities

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

Directions

From E 3600 N on US Hwy 93 in Twin Falls go 21 miles south to Rogerson. Turn west onto Jarbidge/Three Creek Rd (1520 N Rd) and continue 7.5 miles to the dam. The boat ramp access is beyond the campground. Several dirt roads heading west from Hwy 93 south of Rogerson provide access to the central portion of the reservoir. These include Greys Landing, Norton Bay, and other informal access points.

Recommended Game Fish

Species Observed in Surveys

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
2022/04/26 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
2022/04/25 Rainbow Trout 18,120 Greater than 6 inches
2021/09/27 Rainbow Trout 13,832 Greater than 6 inches
2021/09/27 Steelhead Trout 135,790 Less than 6 inches
2021/04/06 Rainbow Trout 11,224 Greater than 6 inches
2021/04/05 Rainbow Trout 6,864 Greater than 6 inches
2021/02/17 Rainbow Trout 3,375 Greater than 6 inches
2021/02/11 Rainbow Trout 8,000 Greater than 6 inches
2020/10/29 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 9,490 Greater than 6 inches
2020/10/28 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 5,929 Greater than 6 inches
2020/10/27 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 4,221 Greater than 6 inches
2020/10/26 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 4,271 Greater than 6 inches
2020/10/23 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 5,126 Greater than 6 inches
2020/09/30 Rainbow Trout 8,549 Greater than 6 inches
2020/09/22 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 60,000 Less than 6 inches
2020/09/17 Rainbow Trout 4,056 Greater than 6 inches
2020/09/17 Rainbow Trout - Yellow 966 Greater than 6 inches
2020/09/16 Steelhead 4,615 Less than 6 inches
2020/07/07 Rainbow Trout 41,976 Less than 6 inches
2020/04/24 Rainbow Trout 108,361 Less than 6 inches
2020/04/15 Rainbow Trout 7,480 Greater than 6 inches
2020/04/13 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 14,104 Greater than 6 inches
2020/04/13 Rainbow Trout 10,751 Greater than 6 inches
2019/11/06 Rainbow Trout 2,150 Greater than 6 inches
2019/11/05 Rainbow Trout 2,952 Greater than 6 inches
2019/10/29 Rainbow Trout 8,500 Greater than 6 inches
2019/10/18 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Greater than 6 inches
2019/10/16 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 20,000 Less than 6 inches
2019/09/24 Steelhead 68,980 Less than 6 inches
2019/09/16 Rainbow Trout 8,710 Greater than 6 inches
2019/05/23 Walleye 1,683,000 Less than 6 inches
2019/05/20 Rainbow Trout 18,614 Greater than 6 inches
2019/04/09 Rainbow Trout 9,520 Greater than 6 inches
2018/11/07 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
2018/11/07 Rainbow Trout 38,468 Less than 6 inches
2018/11/01 Cobow - Coho Salmon x Rainbow Trout 7,548 Greater than 6 inches
2018/11/01 Rainbow Trout 5,468 Greater than 6 inches
2018/10/17 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 25,978 Less than 6 inches
2018/09/06 Steelhead 92,410 Less than 6 inches
2018/04/23 Rainbow Trout 10,080 Greater than 6 inches
2018/03/27 Rainbow Trout 5,694 Greater than 6 inches
2017/11/01 Rainbow Trout 4,643 Greater than 6 inches
2017/10/31 Rainbow Trout 4,745 Greater than 6 inches
2017/10/04 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 26,123 Less than 6 inches
2017/08/16 Steelhead 75,479 Less than 6 inches
2017/08/15 Steelhead 81,291 Less than 6 inches
2017/08/11 Steelhead 92,900 Less than 6 inches
2017/06/02 Walleye 232,500 Less than 6 inches
2017/05/26 Rainbow Trout 52,740 Less than 6 inches
2017/05/15 Rainbow Trout 3,515 Greater than 6 inches
2017/04/04 Rainbow Trout 11,060 Greater than 6 inches
2016/11/07 Rainbow Trout 13,650 Greater than 6 inches
2016/10/19 Rainbow Trout 838 Greater than 6 inches
2016/10/19 Rainbow Trout 103,063 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/15 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 28,227 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/15 Steelhead 31,620 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/15 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 13,980 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/14 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 81,360 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/13 Rainbow Trout 13,990 Greater than 6 inches
2016/09/09 Steelhead 88,960 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/08 Steelhead 55,600 Less than 6 inches
2016/09/06 Rainbow Trout 9,943 Greater than 6 inches
2016/07/08 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 25,705 Less than 6 inches
2016/05/05 Rainbow Trout 5,537 Less than 6 inches
2016/05/04 Rainbow Trout 2,920 Greater than 6 inches
2016/04/29 Rainbow Trout 65,000 Less than 6 inches
2016/04/28 Rainbow Trout 799 Greater than 6 inches
2016/04/28 Rainbow Trout 39,200 Less than 6 inches
2016/04/22 Walleye 495,000 Less than 6 inches
2016/04/06 Walleye 61,600 Less than 6 inches
2016/03/22 Rainbow Trout 11,368 Greater than 6 inches
2015/11/11 Rainbow Trout 36,698 Greater than 6 inches
2015/11/10 Rainbow Trout 28,000 Less than 6 inches
2015/11/03 Rainbow Trout 4,104 Greater than 6 inches
2015/10/30 Rainbow Trout 3,590 Greater than 6 inches
2015/10/05 Rainbow Trout 7,800 Greater than 6 inches
2015/09/29 Rainbow Trout 5,317 Greater than 6 inches
2015/09/10 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 60,000 Less than 6 inches
2015/09/09 Steelhead 77,459 Less than 6 inches
2015/09/03 Rainbow Trout 30,381 Greater than 6 inches
2015/06/24 Rainbow Trout 43,610 Greater than 6 inches
2015/05/28 Rainbow Trout 6,369 Less than 6 inches
2015/05/13 Rainbow Trout 91,835 Less than 6 inches
2015/05/11 Rainbow Trout 2,867 Greater than 6 inches
2015/05/06 Rainbow Trout 18,445 Greater than 6 inches
2015/04/30 Rainbow Trout 112,860 Less than 6 inches
2015/04/22 Rainbow Trout 898 Greater than 6 inches
2014/10/29 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
2014/09/25 Steelhead 136,900 Less than 6 inches
2014/09/16 Steelhead 42,917 Less than 6 inches
2014/09/10 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 47,582 Less than 6 inches
2014/09/05 Rainbow Trout 14,504 Greater than 6 inches
2014/06/18 Rainbow Trout 39,108 Less than 6 inches
2014/06/17 Rainbow Trout 39,308 Less than 6 inches
2014/05/20 Rainbow Trout 4,750 Greater than 6 inches
2014/04/15 Rainbow Trout 20,255 Greater than 6 inches
2013/10/30 Rainbow Trout 23,262 Greater than 6 inches
2013/09/10 Steelhead 48,750 Less than 6 inches
2013/09/09 Rainbow Trout 14,966 Greater than 6 inches
2013/07/23 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 45,105 Less than 6 inches
2013/06/26 Rainbow Trout 49,968 Less than 6 inches
2013/06/25 Rainbow Trout 48,030 Less than 6 inches
2013/05/10 Rainbow Trout 11,209 Greater than 6 inches
2013/05/09 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches
2013/04/10 Rainbow Trout 25,550 Greater than 6 inches
2013/04/02 Rainbow Trout 18,755 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/30 Rainbow Trout 17,640 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/11 Rainbow Trout 17,580 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/10 Steelhead 27,870 Less than 6 inches
2012/09/13 Steelhead 40,200 Less than 6 inches
2012/09/10 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 29,293 Less than 6 inches
2012/05/07 Rainbow Trout 36,725 Less than 6 inches
2012/04/26 Rainbow Trout 5,440 Greater than 6 inches
2012/04/13 Rainbow Trout 19,022 Greater than 6 inches
2012/03/15 Rainbow Trout 256,610 Less than 6 inches
2012/02/27 Rainbow Trout 23,840 Less than 6 inches
2011/09/26 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 16,448 Less than 6 inches
2011/09/22 Steelhead 54,000 Less than 6 inches
2011/09/21 Steelhead 75,432 Less than 6 inches
2011/09/21 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 66,754 Less than 6 inches
2011/09/09 Rainbow Trout 14,560 Greater than 6 inches
2011/09/09 Steelhead 8,250 Less than 6 inches
2011/06/28 Rainbow Trout 11,900 Greater than 6 inches
2011/06/07 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
2011/04/29 Rainbow Trout 27,450 Greater than 6 inches
2011/04/20 Rainbow Trout 25,840 Greater than 6 inches
2011/04/19 Rainbow Trout 601 Greater than 6 inches
2010/09/28 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 87,020 Less than 6 inches
2010/09/09 Rainbow Trout 14,400 Greater than 6 inches
2010/09/09 Steelhead 44,850 Less than 6 inches
2010/09/08 Rainbow Trout 94,424 Less than 6 inches
2010/09/07 Steelhead 52,962 Less than 6 inches
2010/09/07 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 38,235 Less than 6 inches
2010/08/26 Rainbow Trout 141,900 Less than 6 inches
2010/06/04 Walleye 225,000 Less than 6 inches
2010/06/03 Walleye 1,500,000 Less than 6 inches
2010/04/01 Rainbow Trout 34,500 Greater than 6 inches
2010/03/31 Rainbow Trout 66,852 Greater than 6 inches
2010/03/30 Rainbow Trout 25,200 Greater than 6 inches
2009/09/23 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 105,750 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/15 Rainbow Trout 11,280 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/12 Steelhead Trout 35,604 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/11 Steelhead 39,125 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/10 Rainbow Trout 1,955 Greater than 6 inches
2009/09/10 Steelhead 24,038 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/09 Steelhead 45,491 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/08 Rainbow Trout 13,160 Greater than 6 inches
2009/09/03 Steelhead 9,382 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/01 Steelhead 47,489 Less than 6 inches
2009/09/01 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 50,034 Less than 6 inches
2009/06/25 Steelhead 5,100 Greater than 6 inches
2009/06/17 Kokanee 65,250 Less than 6 inches
2009/06/15 Rainbow Trout 117,200 Less than 6 inches
2009/06/04 Kokanee 190,077 Less than 6 inches
2009/05/28 Rainbow Trout 90,045 Less than 6 inches
2009/05/27 Rainbow Trout 88,640 Less than 6 inches
2009/05/19 Kokanee 152,328 Less than 6 inches
2009/04/29 Rainbow Trout 8,160 Greater than 6 inches
2009/04/02 Rainbow Trout 16,800 Greater than 6 inches
2008/10/07 Rainbow Trout 101,010 Less than 6 inches
2008/10/03 Rainbow Trout 14,356 Greater than 6 inches
2008/09/22 Steelhead 32,508 Less than 6 inches
2008/09/22 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 19,995 Less than 6 inches
2008/09/19 Steelhead 141,610 Less than 6 inches
2008/09/18 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 33,335 Less than 6 inches
2008/09/18 Steelhead 112,455 Less than 6 inches
2008/06/04 Walleye 1,425,000 Less than 6 inches
2008/05/21 Rainbow Trout 44,607 Less than 6 inches
2008/05/20 Rainbow Trout 40,679 Less than 6 inches
2008/04/30 Kokanee 305,900 Less than 6 inches
2008/04/29 Kokanee 295,942 Less than 6 inches
2008/04/22 Rainbow Trout 22,080 Greater than 6 inches
2007/10/12 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 64,449 Less than 6 inches
2007/10/10 Rainbow Trout 15,195 Greater than 6 inches
2007/09/17 Rainbow Trout 110,110 Less than 6 inches
2007/09/06 Steelhead 220,414 Less than 6 inches
2007/06/26 Rainbow Trout 2,880 Greater than 6 inches
2007/06/26 Rainbow Trout 68,880 Less than 6 inches
2007/06/01 Walleye 110,000 Less than 6 inches
2007/05/29 Kokanee 367,500 Less than 6 inches
2007/04/26 Rainbow Trout 22,400 Greater than 6 inches
2006/10/13 Rainbow Trout 21,000 Greater than 6 inches
2006/09/29 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 30,706 Less than 6 inches
2006/09/06 Rainbow Trout 17,360 Greater than 6 inches
2006/08/29 Steelhead 52,029 Less than 6 inches
2006/08/29 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 46,930 Less than 6 inches
2006/08/22 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 150,941 Less than 6 inches
2006/06/15 Rainbow Trout 12,185 Less than 6 inches
2006/06/08 Rainbow Trout 10,890 Greater than 6 inches
2006/06/02 Walleye 400,000 Less than 6 inches
2006/05/11 Kokanee 199,500 Less than 6 inches
2006/05/10 Kokanee 114,000 Less than 6 inches
2006/04/28 Rainbow Trout 11,220 Greater than 6 inches
2006/04/04 Steelhead 32,200 Greater than 6 inches
2006/03/15 Rainbow Trout 18,200 Greater than 6 inches
2005/10/13 Rainbow Trout 13,300 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/28 Rainbow Trout 10,250 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/20 Rainbow Trout 34,201 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/20 Steelhead 40,500 Less than 6 inches
2005/09/16 Rainbow Trout 15,400 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/15 Rainbow Trout 176,600 Less than 6 inches
2005/06/30 Steelhead 19,796 Greater than 6 inches
2005/06/07 Kokanee 260,000 Less than 6 inches
2005/06/07 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
2005/06/01 Rainbow Trout 8,530 Less than 6 inches
2005/05/02 Rainbow Trout 22,400 Greater than 6 inches
2005/03/28 Rainbow Trout 22,050 Greater than 6 inches
2004/12/14 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Adults
2004/11/12 Rainbow Trout 11,970 Greater than 6 inches
2004/09/30 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
2004/09/29 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
2004/09/21 Rainbow Trout 14,867 Greater than 6 inches
2004/07/07 Rainbow Trout 3,900 Less than 6 inches
2004/06/22 Rainbow Trout 4,001 Less than 6 inches
2004/05/25 Kokanee 192,325 Less than 6 inches
2004/05/11 Rainbow Trout 1,293 Less than 6 inches
2003/09/05 Rainbow Trout 2,600 Less than 6 inches
2003/09/04 Rainbow Trout 3,250 Less than 6 inches
2003/09/03 Rainbow Trout 3,348 Less than 6 inches
2003/09/02 Rainbow Trout 3,250 Less than 6 inches
2003/04/14 Rainbow Trout 5,950 Greater than 6 inches
2003/04/11 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
2003/04/09 Rainbow Trout 5,950 Greater than 6 inches
2003/04/07 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches
2003/04/02 Rainbow Trout 9,520 Greater than 6 inches
2003/04/01 Rainbow Trout 7,392 Greater than 6 inches
2003/03/28 Rainbow Trout 10,304 Greater than 6 inches
2003/03/17 Rainbow Trout 28,050 Greater than 6 inches
2003/03/14 Rainbow Trout 29,120 Greater than 6 inches
2003/03/13 Rainbow Trout 37,520 Greater than 6 inches
2002/12/09 Rainbow Trout 24,414 Greater than 6 inches
2002/12/06 Rainbow Trout 35,000 Greater than 6 inches
2002/12/05 Rainbow Trout 45,000 Greater than 6 inches
2002/12/04 Rainbow Trout 37,375 Greater than 6 inches
2002/12/03 Rainbow Trout 33,550 Greater than 6 inches
2002/11/01 Rainbow Trout 19,980 Greater than 6 inches
2002/09/24 Rainbow Trout 288,354 Less than 6 inches
2002/09/19 Rainbow Trout 11,000 Greater than 6 inches
2002/09/13 Rainbow Trout 3,120 Greater than 6 inches
2002/09/13 Rainbow Trout 135,984 Less than 6 inches
2002/08/20 Rainbow Trout 9,384 Greater than 6 inches
2002/07/25 Rainbow Trout 32,712 Less than 6 inches
2002/06/26 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
2002/06/14 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
2002/06/05 Kokanee 250,000 Less than 6 inches
2002/05/23 Rainbow Trout 9,280 Greater than 6 inches
2002/04/29 Rainbow Trout 16,524 Greater than 6 inches
2002/04/19 Rainbow Trout 16,000 Greater than 6 inches
2001/11/16 Rainbow Trout 28,300 Less than 6 inches
2001/10/12 Steelhead 62,613 Less than 6 inches
2001/09/25 Rainbow Trout 15,360 Less than 6 inches
2001/09/05 Rainbow Trout 15,080 Greater than 6 inches
2001/06/01 Kokanee 55,250 Less than 6 inches
2001/05/31 Kokanee 208,000 Less than 6 inches
2001/05/15 Rainbow Trout 27,300 Greater than 6 inches
2001/03/26 Rainbow Trout 16,800 Greater than 6 inches
2000/10/23 Steelhead 120,205 Less than 6 inches
2000/10/10 Rainbow Trout 6,000 Greater than 6 inches
2000/09/06 Rainbow Trout 12,180 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/19 Rainbow Trout 7,800 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/18 Steelhead 13,200 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/01 Kokanee 240,240 Less than 6 inches
2000/03/23 Rainbow Trout 18,200 Greater than 6 inches
1999/10/25 Steelhead 97,400 Less than 6 inches
1999/08/30 Rainbow Trout 11,760 Greater than 6 inches
1999/06/30 Rainbow Trout 7,905 Greater than 6 inches
1999/05/05 Kokanee 253,700 Less than 6 inches
1999/05/04 Steelhead Trout 25,970 Greater than 6 inches
1999/03/11 Rainbow Trout 17,010 Greater than 6 inches
1999/01/13 Rainbow Trout 31,000 Less than 6 inches
1998/10/05 Rainbow Trout 8,100 Greater than 6 inches
1998/09/16 Steelhead 64,325 Less than 6 inches
1998/09/03 Rainbow Trout 14,880 Greater than 6 inches
1998/06/19 Kokanee 144,190 Less than 6 inches
1998/05/22 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches
1998/05/04 Rainbow Trout 15,040 Greater than 6 inches
1998/05/04 Steelhead Trout 220,000 Less than 6 inches
1998/03/02 Rainbow Trout 15,045 Greater than 6 inches
1997/10/15 Steelhead 38,250 Less than 6 inches
1997/09/05 Rainbow Trout 15,035 Greater than 6 inches
1997/06/05 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches
1997/04/29 Kokanee 255,000 Less than 6 inches
1997/04/24 Rainbow Trout 15,233 Greater than 6 inches
1997/02/26 Rainbow Trout 15,120 Greater than 6 inches
1997/01/21 Rainbow Trout 81,660 Less than 6 inches
1996/12/12 Rainbow Trout 26,678 Less than 6 inches
1996/09/09 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1996/08/27 Rainbow Trout 15,750 Greater than 6 inches
1996/08/07 Steelhead Trout 277,950 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/31 Kokanee 84,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/30 Kokanee 168,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/24 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/23 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/03 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1996/04/05 Steelhead Trout 30,045 Less than 6 inches
1996/03/15 Rainbow Trout 20,530 Greater than 6 inches
1995/08/24 Rainbow Trout 20,150 Greater than 6 inches
1995/05/18 Kokanee 136,325 Less than 6 inches
1995/04/27 Rainbow Trout 5,120 Greater than 6 inches
1995/04/06 Rainbow Trout 20,250 Greater than 6 inches
1994/10/19 Steelhead 104,331 Less than 6 inches
1994/10/12 Bullhead Catfish 11,954 Less than 6 inches
1994/09/01 Rainbow Trout 21,960 Greater than 6 inches
1994/06/07 Kokanee 72,000 Less than 6 inches
1994/05/03 Kokanee 145,600 Less than 6 inches
1993/09/08 Rainbow Trout 18,000 Greater than 6 inches
1993/07/13 Steelhead (Snake River - B Run) 227,600 Less than 6 inches
1993/06/24 Kokanee 130,534 Less than 6 inches
1993/04/07 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches
1992/09/21 Rainbow Trout 20,400 Greater than 6 inches
1992/05/05 Kokanee 194,600 Less than 6 inches
1992/03/27 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Greater than 6 inches
1991/09/16 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Greater than 6 inches
1991/05/21 Rainbow Trout 19,610 Less than 6 inches
1991/05/01 Kokanee 127,600 Less than 6 inches
1990/07/12 Kokanee 152,775 Less than 6 inches
1990/05/29 Rainbow Trout 12,672 Greater than 6 inches
1990/05/01 Rainbow Trout 14,920 Greater than 6 inches
1990/04/20 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches
1989/06/26 Rainbow Trout 8,996 Less than 6 inches
1989/05/25 Rainbow Trout 3,910 Greater than 6 inches
1989/05/18 Kokanee 136,000 Less than 6 inches
1989/05/04 Rainbow Trout 11,120 Greater than 6 inches
1989/03/29 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Greater than 6 inches
1988/07/28 Kokanee 57,400 Less than 6 inches
1988/06/20 Rainbow Trout 15,040 Greater than 6 inches
1988/06/15 Spottail Shiner 1,000 Less than 6 inches
1988/04/29 Rainbow Trout 10,080 Greater than 6 inches
1988/04/28 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Greater than 6 inches
1988/03/18 Rainbow Trout 10,640 Greater than 6 inches
1988/03/17 Rainbow Trout 5,510 Greater than 6 inches
1987/06/22 Rainbow Trout 12,000 Greater than 6 inches
1987/06/08 Spottail Shiner 21,100 Less than 6 inches
1987/05/11 Rainbow Trout 17,490 Greater than 6 inches
1987/03/11 Rainbow Trout 7,225 Greater than 6 inches
1987/03/09 Rainbow Trout 7,395 Greater than 6 inches
1986/09/18 Fall Chinook 14,973 Less than 6 inches
1986/07/14 Coho Salmon 13,475 Less than 6 inches
1986/06/19 Rainbow Trout 7,230 Greater than 6 inches
1986/06/18 Rainbow Trout 7,770 Greater than 6 inches
1986/05/30 Brown Trout 49,444 Less than 6 inches
1986/05/30 Fall Chinook 20,312 Less than 6 inches
1986/04/24 Rainbow Trout 19,890 Greater than 6 inches
1986/04/23 Rainbow Trout 15,050 Greater than 6 inches
1985/10/08 Rainbow Trout 13,620 Greater than 6 inches
1985/10/07 Rainbow Trout 11,220 Greater than 6 inches
1985/06/12 Fall Chinook 49,800 Less than 6 inches
1985/06/11 Fall Chinook 51,060 Less than 6 inches
1985/05/20 Rainbow Trout 10,500 Greater than 6 inches
1985/04/23 Brown Trout 50,000 Less than 6 inches
1985/04/10 Rainbow Trout 15,190 Greater than 6 inches
1984/07/17 Rainbow Trout 11,040 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/28 Rainbow Trout 5,940 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/27 Rainbow Trout 6,600 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/22 Rainbow Trout 11,880 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/06 Fall Chinook 115,500 Less than 6 inches
1984/04/17 Rainbow Trout 14,580 Greater than 6 inches
1983/11/16 Fall Chinook 25,500 Less than 6 inches
1983/10/28 Fall Chinook 17,120 Less than 6 inches
1983/09/29 Fall Chinook 20,025 Less than 6 inches
1983/07/20 Rainbow Trout 12,400 Less than 6 inches
1983/07/08 Rainbow Trout 16,000 Less than 6 inches
1983/07/06 Rainbow Trout 16,400 Less than 6 inches
1983/05/17 Rainbow Trout 3,400 Greater than 6 inches
1983/04/25 Brown Trout 53,000 Less than 6 inches
1983/04/08 Walleye 1,500,000 Less than 6 inches
1982/09/29 Rainbow Trout 76,800 Less than 6 inches
1982/09/23 Rainbow Trout 58,800 Less than 6 inches
1982/07/09 Brown Trout 43,855 Less than 6 inches
1982/07/08 Brown Trout 62,650 Less than 6 inches
1982/06/10 Fall Chinook 100,800 Less than 6 inches
1982/04/21 Rainbow Trout 22,400 Greater than 6 inches
1982/03/25 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1981/07/30 Rainbow Trout 32,130 Less than 6 inches
1981/07/21 Brown Trout 52,800 Less than 6 inches
1981/06/02 Rainbow Trout 11,520 Less than 6 inches
1981/04/17 Rainbow Trout 36,960 Greater than 6 inches
1981/04/15 Fall Chinook 27,800 Less than 6 inches
1980/06/11 Rainbow Trout 8,843 Less than 6 inches
1980/06/10 Rainbow Trout 16,539 Less than 6 inches
1980/04/29 Rainbow Trout 23,150 Less than 6 inches
1980/04/07 Rainbow Trout 27,500 Less than 6 inches
1980/04/02 Rainbow Trout 24,570 Greater than 6 inches
1980/03/25 Rainbow Trout 26,406 Less than 6 inches
1980/03/24 Rainbow Trout 8,096 Less than 6 inches
1980/03/20 Rainbow Trout 11,934 Less than 6 inches
1980/03/14 Rainbow Trout 34,344 Less than 6 inches
1980/03/13 Rainbow Trout 328,000 Less than 6 inches
1979/06/28 Rainbow Trout 22,650 Less than 6 inches
1979/06/26 Rainbow Trout 11,280 Greater than 6 inches
1979/06/14 Rainbow Trout 7,440 Greater than 6 inches
1979/06/05 Rainbow Trout 8,350 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/29 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/25 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/24 Rainbow Trout 7,200 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/23 Rainbow Trout 4,700 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/22 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Less than 6 inches
1979/05/20 Rainbow Trout 7,550 Less than 6 inches
1979/04/30 Rainbow Trout 4,500 Less than 6 inches
1979/04/26 Rainbow Trout 25,600 Less than 6 inches
1979/04/10 Walleye 1,300,000 Less than 6 inches
1978/11/14 Rainbow Trout 8,200 Less than 6 inches
1978/11/13 Rainbow Trout 32,800 Less than 6 inches
1978/11/01 Rainbow Trout 15,840 Less than 6 inches
1978/09/05 Rainbow Trout 17,500 Less than 6 inches
1978/08/22 Rainbow Trout 21,600 Less than 6 inches
1978/08/21 Rainbow Trout 56,640 Less than 6 inches
1978/08/18 Rainbow Trout 24,300 Less than 6 inches
1978/06/05 Walleye 1,500,000 Less than 6 inches
1978/04/19 Fall Chinook 102,790 Less than 6 inches
1978/04/18 Fall Chinook 102,790 Less than 6 inches
1978/03/24 Spring-Summer Chinook 16,000 Less than 6 inches
1977/07/18 Brown Trout 7,790 Less than 6 inches
1977/06/02 Rainbow Trout 55,000 Less than 6 inches
1977/05/10 Brown Trout 10,031 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/13 Rainbow Trout 2,400 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/13 Walleye 1,700,000 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/12 Rainbow Trout 72,000 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/05 Kokanee 196,602 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/05 Rainbow Trout 113,300 Less than 6 inches
1977/04/04 Rainbow Trout 154,700 Less than 6 inches
1977/03/24 Rainbow Trout 5,670 Greater than 6 inches
1976/11/22 Coho Salmon 700 Less than 6 inches
1976/11/22 Rainbow Trout 16,410 Less than 6 inches
1976/10/08 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Greater than 6 inches
1976/10/07 Rainbow Trout 4,020 Greater than 6 inches
1976/10/04 Rainbow Trout 3,900 Greater than 6 inches
1976/09/29 Rainbow Trout 6,820 Less than 6 inches
1976/09/28 Rainbow Trout 7,700 Less than 6 inches
1976/09/14 Rainbow Trout 9,100 Less than 6 inches
1976/07/23 Brown Trout 6,325 Less than 6 inches
1976/07/22 Brown Trout 30,000 Less than 6 inches
1976/07/21 Rainbow Trout 59,400 Less than 6 inches
1976/05/05 Rainbow Trout 5,577 Greater than 6 inches
1976/04/28 Rainbow Trout 2,880 Adults
1976/04/19 Rainbow Trout 1,330 Greater than 6 inches
1976/04/13 Walleye 862,200 Less than 6 inches
1976/04/05 Kokanee 120,000 Less than 6 inches
1975/11/20 Rainbow Trout 4,400 Greater than 6 inches
1975/08/19 Rainbow Trout 32,266 Less than 6 inches
1975/08/01 Rainbow Trout 4,000 Greater than 6 inches
1975/07/14 Brown Trout 7,350 Less than 6 inches
1975/06/21 Kokanee 60,940 Less than 6 inches
1975/06/17 Smallmouth Bass 25,000 Less than 6 inches
1975/06/10 Brown Trout 11,600 Less than 6 inches
1975/06/10 Kokanee 30,450 Less than 6 inches
1975/05/30 Kokanee 57,000 Less than 6 inches
1975/05/16 Kokanee 59,160 Less than 6 inches
1975/04/11 Brown Trout 22,100 Less than 6 inches
1975/04/03 Rainbow Trout 1,296 Greater than 6 inches
1975/03/24 Rainbow Trout 1,326 Greater than 6 inches
1975/03/20 Rainbow Trout 1,326 Greater than 6 inches
1974/12/05 Rainbow Trout 7,040 Greater than 6 inches
1974/10/07 Rainbow Trout 15,000 Less than 6 inches
1974/08/30 Coho Salmon 12,100 Less than 6 inches
1974/08/26 Rainbow Trout 9,455 Less than 6 inches
1974/05/27 Walleye 1,501,880 Less than 6 inches
1974/05/17 Rainbow Trout 1,188 Greater than 6 inches
1974/04/01 Rainbow Trout 1,038 Greater than 6 inches
1974/03/14 Rainbow Trout 1,270 Greater than 6 inches
1973/10/01 Rainbow Trout 18,240 Less than 6 inches
1973/09/22 Rainbow Trout 19,200 Less than 6 inches
1973/09/19 Rainbow Trout 8,820 Greater than 6 inches
1973/09/14 Rainbow Trout 10,800 Greater than 6 inches
1973/09/13 Rainbow Trout 20,400 Less than 6 inches
1973/09/12 Rainbow Trout 10,800 Greater than 6 inches
1973/09/10 Rainbow Trout 24,240 Less than 6 inches
1973/07/30 Rainbow Trout 6,720 Greater than 6 inches
1973/05/04 Rainbow Trout 8,628 Less than 6 inches
1973/05/03 Rainbow Trout 9,967 Less than 6 inches
1973/05/01 Rainbow Trout 41,833 Less than 6 inches
1973/04/30 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
1973/03/06 Rainbow Trout 3,738 Greater than 6 inches
1973/03/06 Rainbow Trout 8,840 Less than 6 inches
1972/11/29 Rainbow Trout 12,000 Less than 6 inches
1972/11/09 Rainbow Trout 7,680 Greater than 6 inches
1972/11/08 Rainbow Trout 5,760 Greater than 6 inches
1972/11/06 Rainbow Trout 5,760 Greater than 6 inches
1972/10/16 Rainbow Trout 10,560 Greater than 6 inches
1972/10/13 Rainbow Trout 11,025 Greater than 6 inches
1972/10/06 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
1972/10/05 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Less than 6 inches
1972/10/02 Rainbow Trout 3,250 Less than 6 inches
1972/08/10 Rainbow Trout 1,155 Greater than 6 inches
1972/07/25 Rainbow Trout 910 Greater than 6 inches
1972/05/08 Rainbow Trout 16,225 Less than 6 inches
1972/04/24 Coho Salmon 22,720 Less than 6 inches
1972/04/21 Coho Salmon 22,800 Less than 6 inches
1972/04/17 Coho Salmon 22,000 Less than 6 inches
1972/04/13 Coho Salmon 168,000 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/30 Brown Trout 16,125 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/30 Rainbow Trout 26,250 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/14 Rainbow Trout 87,150 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/08 Rainbow Trout 11,200 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/07 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Less than 6 inches
1972/03/06 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Less than 6 inches
1972/01/04 Coho Salmon 2,160 Less than 6 inches
1971/11/02 Rainbow Trout 23,000 Less than 6 inches
1971/11/01 Rainbow Trout 23,000 Less than 6 inches
1971/10/06 Rainbow Trout 4,500 Less than 6 inches
1971/09/17 Rainbow Trout 9,325 Less than 6 inches
1971/05/07 Coho Salmon 5,829 Less than 6 inches
1971/05/07 Rainbow Trout 9,590 Less than 6 inches
1971/04/13 Brown Trout 25,300 Less than 6 inches
1971/03/02 Coho Salmon 266,220 Less than 6 inches
1971/01/22 Rainbow Trout 356,939 Less than 6 inches
1970/12/12 Rainbow Trout 1,800 Less than 6 inches
1970/11/05 Rainbow Trout 3,840 Greater than 6 inches
1970/11/05 Rainbow Trout 13,378 Less than 6 inches
1970/11/03 Rainbow Trout 2,176 Less than 6 inches
1970/10/29 Rainbow Trout 2,409 Less than 6 inches
1970/10/12 Rainbow Trout 11,500 Less than 6 inches
1970/09/17 Rainbow Trout 13,400 Less than 6 inches
1970/05/20 Rainbow Trout 26,916 Less than 6 inches
1970/05/19 Rainbow Trout 12,780 Less than 6 inches
1970/05/07 Coho Salmon 13,590 Less than 6 inches
1970/04/28 Brown Trout 12,160 Less than 6 inches
1970/04/16 Rainbow Trout 20,625 Less than 6 inches
1970/04/02 Rainbow Trout 5,460 Greater than 6 inches
1970/03/27 Kokanee 36,295 Less than 6 inches
1970/03/12 Coho Salmon 21,175 Less than 6 inches
1970/03/12 Kokanee 12,000 Less than 6 inches
1970/03/03 Coho Salmon 72,000 Less than 6 inches
1970/03/02 Coho Salmon 67,500 Less than 6 inches
1970/02/27 Coho Salmon 123,300 Less than 6 inches
1970/02/10 Rainbow Trout 5,580 Greater than 6 inches
1970/02/03 Rainbow Trout 1,330 Greater than 6 inches
1969/12/18 Rainbow Trout 3,900 Greater than 6 inches
1969/09/05 Rainbow Trout 11,550 Less than 6 inches
1969/09/04 Rainbow Trout 11,550 Less than 6 inches
1969/06/24 Rainbow Trout 1,015 Greater than 6 inches
1969/06/23 Rainbow Trout 1,260 Greater than 6 inches
1969/05/13 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
1969/04/28 Coho Salmon 132,750 Less than 6 inches
1969/04/25 Coho Salmon 144,072 Less than 6 inches
1969/03/25 Rainbow Trout 6,720 Greater than 6 inches
1969/03/24 Rainbow Trout 6,720 Greater than 6 inches
1969/03/20 Coho Salmon 38,114 Less than 6 inches
1969/02/24 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
1968/11/19 Rainbow Trout 1,645 Greater than 6 inches
1968/11/08 Rainbow Trout 3,500 Less than 6 inches
1968/10/31 Rainbow Trout 10,500 Less than 6 inches
1968/10/04 Rainbow Trout 7,350 Greater than 6 inches
1968/10/03 Rainbow Trout 7,350 Greater than 6 inches
1968/10/01 Rainbow Trout 17,220 Less than 6 inches
1968/09/27 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Less than 6 inches
1968/08/16 Rainbow Trout 1,225 Greater than 6 inches
1968/08/15 Rainbow Trout 1,225 Greater than 6 inches
1968/08/14 Rainbow Trout 1,313 Less than 6 inches
1968/08/02 Rainbow Trout 1,138 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/23 Rainbow Trout 1,170 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/08 Rainbow Trout 1,138 Greater than 6 inches
1968/06/15 Rainbow Trout 810 Greater than 6 inches
1968/04/08 Kokanee 75,600 Less than 6 inches
1968/04/04 Coho Salmon 145,262 Less than 6 inches
1968/04/03 Coho Salmon 154,020 Less than 6 inches
1968/03/25 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
1968/03/23 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
1968/03/19 Rainbow Trout 2,670 Greater than 6 inches
1968/03/18 Rainbow Trout 13,644 Greater than 6 inches
1968/03/16 Rainbow Trout 1,320 Greater than 6 inches
1968/03/11 Kokanee 136,500 Less than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits
 

Due to high reservoir levels, boat launching may be difficult in East side bays such as Grays Landing, Big Bay, Sandy Bay, and Norton Bay. Parking is limited and shoreline launching is very limited.

Fishing Rules, 2022 - 2024

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

Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir
  • Walleye limit is 6, only one over 20 inches
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 are required
  • Use of a sliding swivel device to secure a weight, and a lighter test line to secure weight to sliding swivel device is 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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