Press Release

May trout stocking schedule for the Southeast Region

Grab your fishing pole, pack the cooler, and don’t forget your fishing license. Personnel from Idaho Fish and Game’s hatcheries in the Southeast Region will be releasing over 35,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during May. Fish on!

Location                                          Week to be Stocked                    Number of Trout

Bannock Reservoir                          May 7-11                                        500

Bannock Reservoir                          May 21-25                                      500

Bear River Below Oneida Dam      April 29-May 3                               1,500
(Red Point, Near Mink Creek,
1st Bridge Below Oneida Dam)

Bear River Below Oneida Dam       May 20-24                                     1,500
(Red Point, Near Mink Creek,
1st Bridge Below Oneida Dam)

Blackfoot River                                 May 20-24                                      1,000
(below dam, Sagehen, Cutthroat,
Graves Campground)

Bloomington Creek                          May 27-31                                      200

Cherry Creek                                     May 27-31                                      100

Crowthers Reservoir                       May 20-24                                       1,100

Crystal Springs Pond                      April 30 - May 4                              375

Crystal Springs Pond                      May 21 - 25                                     375

Cub River
(Willow Flat Campground)             May 20-24                                       500

Deep Creek Reservoir                     Apr 29-May 3                                  3,990

Devils Creek Reservoir                   May 6-10                                          2,160

Dingle Gravel Pond                         May 13-17                                        500

Dingle Gravel Pond                         May 20-24                                        500

East Fork Rock Creek                    Apr 30-May 4                                    500

Edson Fichter Pond                        May 7-11                                           625

Edson Fichter Pond                        May 21-25                                         625

Hawkins Reservoir                         Apr 29-May 3                                     840

Kelly Park Pond                               May 13-17                                         250

Kelly Park Pond                               May 20-24                                         250

Little Valley Reservoir                     May 20-24                                        1,000

McTucker Ponds                             May 14-18                                         750

Mill Creek                                          May 20-24                                         250

Montpelier Rearing Pond               May 20-24                                          250

Montpelier Rearing Pond               May 27-31                                          250

Montpelier Reservoir                      May 6-10                                             3,500

Paris Creek                                       May 27-31                                           250

Pebble Creek                                    May 27-31                                           500

Pleasantview Reservoir                  May 6-10                                             1,500

Portneuf River (Lower);                   May 6-10                                             330
Crane Creek Access,
below Center Street Bridge
in Lava Hot Springs

Portneuf River (Lower);                   May 20-24                                          330
Crane Creek Access,
below Center Street Bridge
in Lava Hot Springs

Rose Pond                                        May 14-18                                          1,000

Snake River                                      May 28-Jun 1                                     4,000
(Three Layer Park, Pipeline)

Snake River                                      May 28-Jun 1                                     1,000
(Tilden, Twin Bridges, Rose,
Firth, Shelley)

Topance Creek                                May 27-31                                           750

Trout Creek                                      Apr 29-May 3                                      2,000

Weston Reservoir                           May 13-17                                           1,500

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