Press Release

Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule

Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 28,500 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during October. Local ponds are the primary focus of this stocking effort due to milder weather and correspondingly cooler water temperatures.

LOCATION     WEEK STOCKED      NUMBER OF TROUT

Arrowrock Reservoir October 2     8,550

Boise River - above Glenwood Bridge    October 2, 23      1,080/1,080

Boise River - below Glenwood Bridge    October 2, 23      1,080/1,080

Caldwell Pond #2      October 9      500

Duff Lane Pond (Middleton)      October 9      225

Eagle Island Park Pond      October 9      450

Eds Pond (Emmett)      October 16      200

Esthers Pond (Boise)      October 16      1,300

Heroes Park Pond (Meridian)      October 16      150

Kleiner Pond (Meridian)      October 16      900

Lowman (10-mile) Ponds      October 16      600

Mann Creek Reservoir (Midvail)      October 2      1,400

Marsing Pond      October 2      450

McDevitt Pond (Boise)      October 9, 23      450/450

Merrill Pond (Eagle)      October 23      250

Mill Pond (Horseshoe Bend)      October 16      900

Parkcenter Pond (Boise)      October 16      750

Payette Greenbelt Pond      October 16      450

Riverside Pond (Boise)      October 9, 23      360/360

Rotary Pond (Caldwell)      October 9      1,100

Sawyers Pond (Emmett)      October 16      900

Sego Prairie Pond (Kuna)      October 16      225

Settlers Park Pond (Meridian)      October 9, 23      125/125

Weiser Community Pond      October 16      500

Williams Pond (Boise)      October 16      450

Wilson Springs (Nampa)      October 2, 16      250/250

Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa)      October 2, 9, 16, 23      400/400/400/400

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.

- IDFG -