Press Release

Salmon Region waters to be stocked with trout in June

It’s time to grab your fishing gear and take the family fishing.

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Mike Demick - IDFG

Idaho Department of Fish and Game will stock over 22,540 rainbow trout in the 10-12 inch range at the following location in June.

Location, Week Stocked, Number of Trout

Alturas Lake, June 10-14, 1,740

Bayhorse Lake, June 24-28, 2,000

Blue Mt. Meadow Pond, June 3-7, 300

Capehorn Lake, June 3-7, 300

Hayden Creek Pond, June 3-7 & June 17-21, 1,000 total

Hyde Creek Pond, June 3-7 & June 17-21, 400 total

Kids Creek Pond, June 3-7 & June 17-21, 400 total

Little Bayhorse Lake, June 17-21, 1,000

Mosquito Flat Reservoir, June 24-28, 1,500

Perkins Lake, June 17-21, 600

Salmon River (Decker Flat to Torrey’s Hole), June 10-14 & June 24-28, 8,000 total

Sawtooth Kids Pond, June 3-7 & June 17-21, 400 total

Squaw Creek Pond, June 3-7, 300

Stanley Lake, June 10-14, 2,100

Valley Creek, June 10-14 & June 24-28, 1,500 total

Yankee Fork Dredge Ponds, June 3-7 & June 17-21, 1,000 total

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. Meadow Lake, Iron Lake, and Wallace Lake are planned to be stocked in early July.

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.