With the warmer weather, it’s time to grab your fishing gear and go fishing.
Idaho Department of Fish and Game will stock over 4,400 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following location in May.
LOCATION WEEK STOCKED NUMBER OF TROUT
Blue Mountain Meadow Pond May 6-10 300
Hayden Creek Pond May 13-17 500
Hayden Creek Pond May 20-24 500
Hyde Creek Pond May 13-17 200
Hyde Creek Pond May 20-24 200
Kids Creek Pond May 13-17 200
Kids Creek Pond May 20-24 200
Mosquito Flat Reservoir May 20-24 1,000
Squaw Creek Pond May 6-10 300
Stanley Lake May 20-24 1,000
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.
In addition, personnel from Fish and Game’s Pahsimeroi Hatchery stocked Blue Mountain Meadow Pond at the Challis Golf Course and Squaw Creek Pond near Clayton with approximately 100 steelhead each on April 25. Steelhead stocked in ponds are considered in the trout bag limit.
Anglers can find more detailed information on each of these waters, including maps, facilities, species present, stocking records, and fishing rules by visiting the Idaho Fishing Planner.