Press Release

Panhandle Region trout stocking schedule for April

Over 39,000 catchable-sized (12-14 inch) rainbow trout are set to be stocked in these Panhandle lakes and ponds during the month of April. This month, our hatchery team will be paying particular attention to Fernan Lake, where around 12,000 catchable rainbows will be stocked in this lake alone.

Location

Week stocked

Number of trout

Lower Twin Lake

April 8-12

1,420

Fernan Lake

April 8-12

5,510

Cocolalla Lake

April 8-12

6,600

Fernan Lake

April 15-19

5,510

Kelso Lake

April 15-19

1,250

Round Lake

April 15-19

1,250

Lower Twin Lake

April 15-19

1,420

Kelso Lake

April 22-26

1,250

Round Lake

April 22-26

1,250

Fernan Lake

April 22-26

980

Robinson Lake

April 29-May 3

2,500

Antelope Lake

April 29-May 3

500

Bonner Lake

April 29-May 3

1,000

Brush Lake

April 29-May 3

1,800

Granite Lake

April 29-May 3

900

Jewel Lake

April 29-May 3

2,700

Post Falls Park Pond

April 29-May 3

1,000

Sinclair Lake

April 29-May 3

500

Smith Lake

April 29-May 3

1,900

 

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.

See our fish stocking page for statewide information about where fish are released.