Merrill Park Pond (Merrill Pond)

Boise River Drainage

    Merrill Park Pond (Merrill Pond) in Ada County is 1.8 acres.

    Facilities

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

    Recommended Game Fish

    Fish Stocking Records

    Date Species Quantity General Size
    2022/12/09 Rainbow Trout 235 Greater than 6 inches
    2022/10/20 Rainbow Trout 259 Greater than 6 inches
    2021/11/23 Rainbow Trout 248 Greater than 6 inches
    2021/10/21 Rainbow Trout 230 Greater than 6 inches
    2020/11/04 Rainbow Trout 233 Greater than 6 inches
    2020/10/08 Rainbow Trout 279 Greater than 6 inches
    2020/05/05 Rainbow Trout 228 Greater than 6 inches
    2020/04/07 Rainbow Trout 271 Greater than 6 inches
    2020/03/18 Rainbow Trout 251 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/11/19 Rainbow Trout 242 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/10/10 Rainbow Trout 231 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/06/04 Rainbow Trout 306 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/05/14 Rainbow Trout 227 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/04/09 Rainbow Trout 261 Greater than 6 inches
    2019/03/06 Rainbow Trout 270 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/11/08 Rainbow Trout 284 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/10/11 Rainbow Trout 247 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/06/08 Rainbow Trout 246 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/05/17 Rainbow Trout 241 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/04/20 Rainbow Trout 267 Greater than 6 inches
    2018/03/13 Rainbow Trout 262 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/11/21 Rainbow Trout 229 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/10/25 Rainbow Trout 294 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/06/06 Rainbow Trout 264 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/05/18 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/04/12 Rainbow Trout 227 Greater than 6 inches
    2017/03/08 Rainbow Trout 231 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/11/01 Rainbow Trout 264 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/10/20 Rainbow Trout 123 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/10/05 Rainbow Trout 125 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/09/22 Rainbow Trout 266 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/06/07 Rainbow Trout 238 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/05/12 Rainbow Trout 246 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/04/05 Rainbow Trout 243 Greater than 6 inches
    2016/03/23 Rainbow Trout 248 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/11/17 Rainbow Trout 110 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/11/02 Rainbow Trout 113 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/10/20 Rainbow Trout 118 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/10/07 Rainbow Trout 133 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/09/29 Rainbow Trout 237 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/06/10 Rainbow Trout 498 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/05/27 Rainbow Trout 125 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/05/12 Rainbow Trout 125 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/04/14 Rainbow Trout 254 Greater than 6 inches
    2015/03/17 Rainbow Trout 274 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/11/18 Rainbow Trout 232 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/11/05 Rainbow Trout 30 Adults
    2014/11/05 Steelhead 26 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/10/14 Rainbow Trout 288 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/09/26 Rainbow Trout 271 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/06/11 Rainbow Trout 512 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/05/12 Rainbow Trout 277 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/04/08 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
    2014/03/18 Rainbow Trout 277 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/11/26 Rainbow Trout 459 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/11/05 Rainbow Trout 459 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/10/22 Rainbow Trout 435 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/10/09 Rainbow Trout 491 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/06/06 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/05/14 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/04/25 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/03/27 Rainbow Trout 200 Greater than 6 inches
    2013/03/15 Rainbow Trout 261 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/11/06 Rainbow Trout 441 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/10/24 Rainbow Trout 435 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/10/02 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/06/06 Rainbow Trout 620 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/05/15 Rainbow Trout 402 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/05/01 Rainbow Trout 436 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/04/03 Rainbow Trout 340 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/03/27 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
    2012/02/15 Rainbow Trout 464 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/11/08 Rainbow Trout 435 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/10/06 Rainbow Trout 460 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/06/09 Rainbow Trout 810 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/06/02 Rainbow Trout 930 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/05/19 Rainbow Trout 650 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/05/03 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/04/28 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/04/07 Rainbow Trout 525 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/03/15 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
    2011/02/09 Rainbow Trout 513 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/11/30 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/11/16 Rainbow Trout 518 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/11/04 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/10/14 Rainbow Trout 592 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/09/28 Rainbow Trout 444 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/06/10 Rainbow Trout 488 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/05/25 Rainbow Trout 546 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/05/12 Rainbow Trout 514 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/05/04 Rainbow Trout 486 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/04/22 Rainbow Trout 648 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/04/07 Rainbow Trout 435 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/03/23 Rainbow Trout 532 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/03/11 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
    2010/02/02 Rainbow Trout 566 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/11/05 Rainbow Trout 620 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/10/14 Rainbow Trout 542 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/09/23 Rainbow Trout 620 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/06/12 Rainbow Trout 740 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/05/08 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/04/09 Rainbow Trout 428 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/03/11 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
    2009/02/26 Rainbow Trout 570 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/12/09 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/11/19 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/11/06 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/10/23 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/10/01 Rainbow Trout 525 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/09/23 Rainbow Trout 708 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/06/05 Rainbow Trout 444 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/05/06 Rainbow Trout 742 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/04/18 Rainbow Trout 930 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/04/03 Rainbow Trout 375 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/03/05 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/02/21 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/02/19 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    2008/02/14 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/11/01 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/10/09 Rainbow Trout 700 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/06/07 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/05/09 Rainbow Trout 381 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/04/20 Rainbow Trout 420 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/03/29 Rainbow Trout 340 Greater than 6 inches
    2007/02/27 Rainbow Trout 555 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/10/11 Rainbow Trout 810 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/06/07 Rainbow Trout 650 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/05/17 Rainbow Trout 345 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/05/10 Rainbow Trout 620 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/04/21 Rainbow Trout 1,020 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/03/30 Rainbow Trout 536 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/03/08 Rainbow Trout 575 Greater than 6 inches
    2006/01/11 Rainbow Trout 456 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/11/22 Rainbow Trout 289 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/11/07 Rainbow Trout 506 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/10/24 Rainbow Trout 570 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/10/11 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/06/10 Rainbow Trout 778 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/06/09 Rainbow Trout 310 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/05/04 Rainbow Trout 470 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/04/22 Rainbow Trout 509 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/03/23 Rainbow Trout 281 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/03/09 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/02/16 Rainbow Trout 260 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/02/10 Rainbow Trout 211 Greater than 6 inches
    2005/01/24 Rainbow Trout 260 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/12/14 Rainbow Trout 254 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/11/23 Rainbow Trout 254 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/10/20 Rainbow Trout 280 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/10/05 Rainbow Trout 560 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/10/03 Rainbow Trout 254 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/06/08 Rainbow Trout 480 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/05/12 Rainbow Trout 160 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/05/07 Rainbow Trout 270 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/04/20 Rainbow Trout 190 Greater than 6 inches
    2004/03/10 Rainbow Trout 405 Greater than 6 inches
    Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

    Licenses and Tags

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    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 Merrill Park Pond (Merrill 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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