Press Release

Rainbow trout stocking schedule for Southwest Idaho

Fish and Game will stock 24,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout during August

Personnel from Fish and Game's McCall and Nampa Hatcheries will be releasing more than 24,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during August.

Location          Week Stocked           Number of Trout

Boise River - above Glenwood Bridge           August 6, 20           1,440/1,440

Boise River - below Glenwood Bridge           August 6, 20           720/720

Boise River, Middle Fork           August 13           2,000

Boise River, North Fork           August 6, 20           2,000/2,000

Browns (Airport) Pond (McCall)           August 6, 27           500/500

Council (Ol’ McDonald) Pond           August 27           500

Gold Fork River (Donnelly)           August 13           500

Lake Fork Creek (Lake Fork)           August 13           300

Lake Fork Creek, North Fork (Lake Fork)           August 13           200

Lowman (10-mile) Ponds           July 30, August 13           300/300

Marsing Pond           July 30           450

Northwest Passage Pond (McCall)           August 20, 27           375/375

Payette River, Middle Fork           August 6, 20           750/750

Payette River, North Fork           August 6, 20           250/250

Payette River, South Fork           July 30, August 13           1,425/1,425

Rowlands (Scout) Pond (McCall)           August 6, 27          500/500

Siilver Creek (Crouch)           August 6, 20           750/750

Tripod Reservoir (Smiths Ferry)           August 6, 27           750/750

Wilson Springs (Nampa)           July 30, August 13           250/250

Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa)           July 30, August 13           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. Use the Idaho Fish Planner on the Fish and Game website to learn when your favorite water will be stocked: https://idfg.idaho.gov/ifwis/fishingplanner.

 

- IDFG -