Kleiner Pond

Boise River Drainage

  • Recommended Fishing Water
  • Family Fishing Water

Kleiner Pond in Ada County is 4.3 acres.

Within Julius M Kleiner Memorial Park, there is a large fishing platform and plenty of shoreline access. This is a family-friendly water with paved paths and full-feature city park activities.

Facilities

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

Directions

From Eagle at Fairview, go 0.5 mile north on Eagle Rd, turning onto River Valley St into The Village. Continue 0.5 mile to Kleiner Park and Pond.

Recommended Game Fish

Species Observed in Surveys

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
2024/02/07 Rainbow Unspecified 340 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2024/02/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 369 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/11/30 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 442 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/11/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 424 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/10/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 431 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/10/13 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 431 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/06/14 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 514 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/06/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 844 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/05/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 115 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/05/11 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 506 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/04/19 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 441 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/04/13 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 441 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/03/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 441 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/03/17 Rainbow Unspecified 92 Adults
2023/03/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 496 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/03/02 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 310 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/02/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 372 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/12/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 470 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/11/16 Rainbow Unspecified 142 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2022/11/10 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 456 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/10/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 431 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/10/12 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 431 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/06/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 754 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/06/10 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 729 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/05/25 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 440 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/05/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 485 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/04/20 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 514 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/04/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 470 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/03/31 Rainbow Unspecified 275 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2022/03/16 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 461 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/03/02 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 461 Catchable (6+ inches)
2022/02/17 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 718 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/11/18 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 434 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/11/03 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 434 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/10/29 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 460 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/10/12 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 460 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/06/17 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,220 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/06/04 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 740 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/05/27 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 466 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/05/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 466 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/04/21 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 482 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/04/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 482 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/03/12 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 438 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/03/10 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 500 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/02/10 Rainbow Unspecified 1,560 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2021/02/03 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 697 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/11/25 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 466 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/10/30 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 466 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/10/23 Rainbow Unspecified 60 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2020/10/16 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 446 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/10/01 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 446 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/06/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,823 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/05/19 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 534 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/05/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 416 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2020/04/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 471 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/04/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 492 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/03/04 Cobow (Rainbow Trout x Coho Salmon) 952 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2020/03/04 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,001 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2020/02/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 497 Catchable (6+ inches)
2020/02/14 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 452 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/11/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 484 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/11/15 Rainbow Unspecified 92 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2019/11/13 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 484 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/11/07 Rainbow Unspecified 160 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2019/11/07 Rainbow Unspecified 101 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2019/11/05 Rainbow Unspecified 250 Catchable (12-14 inches)
2019/10/29 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 453 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/10/16 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 430 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/06/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,875 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/05/29 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 502 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/05/17 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 178 Adults
2019/05/03 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 428 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/05/03 Rainbow Unspecified 246 Adults
2019/04/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 483 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/04/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 472 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/03/19 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 514 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/03/05 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 473 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/02/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 439 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/02/12 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 484 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/01/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 50 Adults
2019/01/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 164 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2018/11/20 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 454 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/11/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 454 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/10/24 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 444 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/10/23 Rainbow Unspecified 75 Adults
2018/10/23 Rainbow Unspecified 120 Catchable (15-19 inches)
2018/10/02 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 494 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/06/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,781 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/05/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 482 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/05/11 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 528 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/04/25 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 467 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/04/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 446 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/03/30 Rainbow Unspecified 88 Adults
2018/03/28 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 459 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/03/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 460 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/02/23 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 938 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/11/16 Rainbow Unspecified 300 Adults
2017/11/06 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 934 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/11/05 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 200 Adults
2017/10/12 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 940 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/06/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,820 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/05/25 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 460 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/05/10 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 464 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/04/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 482 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/04/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 448 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/03/15 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 553 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/03/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 347 Catchable (6+ inches)
2017/02/22 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 934 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/11/29 Rainbow Unspecified 307 Adults
2016/11/22 Rainbow Unspecified 149 Adults
2016/11/01 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 897 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/10/20 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 919 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/09/20 Rainbow Unspecified 202 Adults
2016/09/20 Rainbow Unspecified 128 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/06/10 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 762 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/05/25 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 575 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/05/11 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 492 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/04/21 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 436 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/04/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 425 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/03/11 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 75 Adults
2016/03/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 880 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/02/16 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 884 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/01/19 Rainbow Unspecified 320 Adults
2015/12/23 Rainbow Unspecified 100 Adults
2015/11/02 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 1,134 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/10/15 Rainbow Unspecified 175 Adults
2015/10/15 Rainbow Unspecified 102 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/10/07 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 928 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/06/10 Rainbow Unspecified 1,805 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/05/01 Rainbow Unspecified 917 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/04/10 Rainbow Unspecified 889 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/03/25 Rainbow Unspecified 959 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/03/12 Rainbow Unspecified 150 Adults
2015/02/18 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 944 Catchable (6+ inches)
2015/02/11 Rainbow Unspecified 30 Adults
2014/12/10 Rainbow Unspecified 20 Adults
2014/12/10 Steelhead 100 Adults
2014/11/26 Rainbow Unspecified 795 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/11/05 Rainbow Unspecified 60 Adults
2014/11/05 Steelhead A-Run 50 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/09/30 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 900 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/06/03 Rainbow Unspecified 1,024 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/05/21 Rainbow Unspecified 498 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/05/06 Rainbow Unspecified 485 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/04/23 Rainbow Unspecified 530 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/04/09 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 455 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/02/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 915 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/02/19 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 854 Catchable (6+ inches)
2014/02/19 Rainbow Unspecified 100 Adults
2013/11/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 459 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/11/07 Rainbow - Hayspur Diploid 918 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/10/10 Rainbow Unspecified 926 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/07/03 Bluegill 500 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
2013/07/03 Largemouth Bass 50 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/06/05 Rainbow Unspecified 949 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/06/04 Bluegill 662 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
2013/06/04 Largemouth Bass 102 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
2013/06/04 Pumpkinseed 196 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
2013/05/22 Rainbow Unspecified 956 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/04/25 Rainbow Unspecified 955 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/03/19 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 914 Catchable (6+ inches)
2013/03/12 Rainbow Unspecified 120 Adults
2013/02/26 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 952 Catchable (6+ inches)
2012/11/08 Rainbow - Hayspur Triploid 1,029 Catchable (6+ inches)
2012/10/24 Rainbow Unspecified 75 Adults
2012/10/17 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 1,015 Catchable (6+ inches)
2012/09/21 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 580 Catchable (6+ inches)
2012/06/07 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 2,030 Catchable (6+ inches)
2012/05/22 Bluegill 580 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
2012/05/22 Largemouth Bass 296 Catchable (6+ inches)
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits
 

Trout are stocked from fall through spring. This park is managed by the City of Meridian.

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

No Special Rules for Kleiner Pond.
Southwest 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

Salmon

  • Spring and summer Chinook Salmon seasons and limits are set by the Idaho Fish and Game Commission and issued in separate brochures
  • Seasons and limits for fall Chinook Salmon and Coho Salmon can be found here
  • Sockeye Salmon limit is 0 and fishing for or targeting Sockeye Salmon is illegal
  • Fishing for or targeting salmon is prohibited unless a salmon season is specifically opened for that water 

Steelhead (ocean-going)

  • Defined as Rainbow Trout longer than twenty (20) inches in length in the Salmon River drainage (excluding lakes and reservoirs). Between Hells Canyon Dam and Oxbow Dam and the Boise River from its mouth upstream to Barber Dam during steelhead seasons, steelhead are Rainbow Trout over twenty (20) inches in length with the adipose fin clipped (as evidenced by a healed scar)
  • Fishing for or targeting steelhead is prohibited unless a steelhead season is specifically opened for that water. See fishing regulations for details

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 hybrids (e.g. Tiger Trout)

  • Trout limit is 6, all species combined
  • 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 Pacific Lamprey

  • May not be harvested or possessed

All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish

  • No bag, size or possession limit
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