Press Release

Grab your fishing gear, Salmon Region waters to be stocked in May

With the warmer weather, it’s time to grab your fishing gear and go fishing

Idaho Department of Fish and Game will stock over 3,500 catchable-sized (10 to 12-inch) rainbow trout at the following location in May.

LOCATION WEEK STOCKED       NUMBER OF TROUT
Blue Mountain Meadow Pond May 10-14 300
Hayden Creek Pond May 3-7, May 24-28 1,000
Hyde Creek Pond May 3-7, May 24-28 400
Kids Creek Pond May 3-7, May 24-28 500
Mosquito Flat Reservoir May 24-28 1,000
Squaw Creek Pond May 10-14 300

The number of trout actually released may be altered by weather, water conditions, equipment problems or schedule changes. If delays occur, trout will be released when conditions become favorable.

Anglers can find more detailed information on each of these waters, including maps, facilities, species present, stocking records and fishing rules by visiting the Fishing Planner on Fish and Game’s website.