Lower Goose Creek Reservoir (Oakley Reservoir)

Goose Basin

    Lower Goose Creek Reservoir (Oakley Reservoir) in Cassia County is 1,006.0 acres at an elevation of 4,704 feet above sea level.

    Facilities

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

    Recommended Game Fish

    Fish Species Observed in Surveys since 1990

    Fish Stocking Records

    Date Species Quantity General Size Location
    9/27/2017 Steelhead 104,850 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/2/2017 Walleye 333,750 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/30/2017 Rainbow Trout 22,750 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/11/2017 Rainbow Trout 4,711 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/11/2017 Rainbow Trout 1,373 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    11/8/2016 Rainbow Trout 9,300 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/7/2016 Rainbow Trout 18,600 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/3/2016 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 52,920 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/22/2016 Walleye 262,500 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/6/2016 Walleye 279,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/23/2016 Rainbow Trout 5,742 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/25/2015 Rainbow Trout 13,350 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/18/2015 Rainbow Trout 2,975 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/24/2015 Rainbow Trout 7,024 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/24/2015 Rainbow Trout 2,266 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/24/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/15/2014 Steelhead 35,483 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/24/2014 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/23/2014 Rainbow Trout 10,395 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/19/2013 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/30/2013 Rainbow Trout 593 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/30/2013 Rainbow Trout 9,417 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/2012 Rainbow Trout 17,440 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/2012 Rainbow Trout 9,450 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/7/2011 Walleye 550,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/8/2011 Rainbow Trout 6,240 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/8/2011 Rainbow Trout 11,700 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    2/18/2011 Rainbow Trout 38,860 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    8/30/2010 Rainbow Trout 36,960 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/27/2010 Walleye 700,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/25/2010 Rainbow Trout 15,980 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/28/2009 Rainbow Trout 18,360 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/11/2008 Rainbow Trout 49,275 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/7/2008 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/7/2008 Rainbow Trout 4,995 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/7/2008 Rainbow Trout 4,950 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/22/2007 Rainbow Trout 10,850 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/17/2007 Rainbow Trout 15,680 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/18/2006 Rainbow Trout 9,750 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/2/2006 Walleye 550,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/31/2006 Rainbow Trout 15,080 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/1/2005 Rainbow Trout 15,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/28/2004 Rainbow Trout 7,830 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/19/2004 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/2004 Rainbow Trout 7,350 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/9/2003 Rainbow Trout 15,840 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/10/2003 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/14/2002 Walleye 975,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/14/2002 Rainbow Trout 20,085 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/13/2002 Rainbow Trout 20,076 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/2002 Rainbow Trout 14,060 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/2002 Rainbow Trout 8,960 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/2/2002 Rainbow Trout 45,360 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/30/2001 Rainbow Trout 7,500 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/29/2001 Rainbow Trout 7,500 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/12/2000 Rainbow Trout 17,500 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/12/2000 Rainbow Trout 45,920 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/12/2000 Steelhead 13,269 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/13/2000 Rainbow Trout 34,560 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/31/2000 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/4/1999 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/19/1999 Rainbow Trout 39,900 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/6/1999 Steelhead 25,010 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/19/1999 Rainbow Trout 15,190 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/20/1998 Walleye 675,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/15/1998 Rainbow Trout 40,850 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/17/1998 Rainbow Trout 15,035 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/15/1997 Steelhead 25,500 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/20/1997 Rainbow Trout 41,773 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/13/1997 Rainbow Trout 7,980 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/13/1997 Rainbow Trout 7,125 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    8/8/1996 Steelhead 100,750 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/31/1996 Walleye 500,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/5/1996 Steelhead 30,033 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/19/1996 Rainbow Trout 15,190 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/6/1995 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/30/1995 Rainbow Trout 14,310 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/12/1994 Rainbow Trout 5,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/22/1994 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/6/1993 Rainbow Trout 9,315 Adults Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/14/1993 Steelhead 164,700 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/19/1993 Rainbow Trout 7,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/18/1993 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/9/1992 Rainbow Trout 4,500 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/13/1991 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/20/1991 Rainbow Trout 4,988 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/5/1990 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/17/1990 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/8/1989 Rainbow Trout 11,055 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/5/1989 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/21/1989 Walleye 1,000,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/3/1988 Rainbow Trout 10,240 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/14/1988 Rainbow Trout 2,520 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/14/1988 Rainbow Trout 375 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/7/1988 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/6/1988 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/12/1987 Rainbow Trout 9,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/10/1987 Rainbow Trout 10,200 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/9/1986 Rainbow Trout 4,980 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/22/1986 Chinook Salmon 15,275 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/19/1986 Rainbow Trout 9,990 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/1/1986 Rainbow Trout 9,990 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/24/1986 Rainbow Trout 10,320 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    8/1/1985 Catfish 9,450 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/10/1985 Chinook Salmon 15,075 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/17/1985 Rainbow Trout 8,525 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/24/1985 Rainbow Trout 9,300 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/18/1984 Chinook Salmon 9,695 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/19/1984 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/18/1984 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/28/1983 Chinook Salmon 12,025 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/25/1983 Rainbow Trout 8,300 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/13/1983 Rainbow Trout 4,850 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/12/1983 Rainbow Trout 5,940 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    8/9/1982 Chinook Salmon 9,000 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/28/1982 Rainbow Trout 3,060 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/30/1982 Rainbow Trout 2,520 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/10/1982 Rainbow Trout 7,175 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/8/1981 Rainbow Trout 3,500 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/26/1981 Rainbow Trout 4,805 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/2/1981 Rainbow Trout 6,800 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/16/1981 Rainbow Trout 7,200 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/24/1980 Rainbow Trout 24,480 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/2/1980 Catfish 94,050 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/10/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,120 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/5/1980 Rainbow Trout 4,510 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/30/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,920 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    7/5/1979 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/15/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,680 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/6/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,890 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    6/12/1978 Rainbow Trout 2,030 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/17/1978 Rainbow Trout 2,900 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/10/1977 Catfish 12,500 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/17/1977 Rainbow Trout 7,100 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/12/1977 Rainbow Trout 2,755 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    9/30/1976 Rainbow Trout 6,600 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    8/22/1974 Catfish 20,330 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/14/1972 Coho Salmon 20,650 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/24/1972 Rainbow Trout 910 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/16/1972 Rainbow Trout 104,000 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/1/1971 Coho Salmon 65,340 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    2/4/1971 Rainbow Trout 58,671 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    11/17/1970 Rainbow Trout 7,560 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/22/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,495 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    5/19/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,775 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/27/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,260 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/2/1970 Coho Salmon 70,200 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/18/1969 Coho Salmon 24,225 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    3/17/1969 Coho Salmon 64,600 Less than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    2/18/1969 Rainbow Trout 4,800 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/29/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,470 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    10/28/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,470 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/16/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    4/5/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches Lower Goose Creek Reservoir
    Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

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    Fishing Rules

    All Waters Open All Year

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

    Daily Bag Limits

    Regional bag and possession 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
    • No bull trout harvest is allowed
    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, trout hybrids, land-locked Chinook and coho salmon
    • 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 leatherside chub, Shoshone sculpin, bluehead sucker, and Wood River sculpin
    • May not be harvested or possessed
    All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish
    • No bag, size or possession limit
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