Press Release

Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule

June will be a busy month for personnel from Fish and Game's McCall and Nampa Hatcheries as they will be releasing more than 96,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations. With Free Fishing Day around the corner, local ponds will be a focal point of trout stocking efforts this month.

Unfamiliar with a particular stocking location? Use Idaho’s Fish Planner application on the Fish and Game website (idfg.idaho.gov) to find that special fishing water.

LOCATION       WEEK  NUMBER OF TROUT

Bear Pond (Placerville)      June 4 200

Boise River – Above Glenwood Bridge       June 11, 25         1,440/1,440

Boise River – Below Glenwood Bridge      June 11, 25        720/720

Boise River, Middle Fork      June 18      2,000

Boise River, North Fork      June 18      2,000

Boulder Reservoir, Lower (Donnelly)      June 18       1,200

Browns (Airport) Pond (McCall)      June 4      1,000

Bull Trout Lake (Grandjean)      June 11      900

BullTrout Lake #1, Little (Grandjean)      June 18      750

Bull Trout Lake #2, Little (Grandjean)      June 18      200

Caldwell Pond #2      June 4      450

Ol’ McDonald (Council Park) Pond      June 4      500

Duff Lane Pond (Middleton)      June 4      225

Eagle Island Park Pond      June 4      450

Eds Pond (Emmett)      June 4      200

Esthers Pond (Boise)      June 4      1,300

Fischer Pond (Cascade)       June 4         750

Gold Fork River (Donnelly)      June 11      500

Goose Creek (McCall)      June 25      250

Goose Lake (McCall)      June 25      4,000

Granite Lake (McCall)      June 25      4,000

Grimes Creek (Idaho City)      June 11      1,000

Hazard Lake, Middle (McCall)      June 25      2,500

Herrick Reservoir (Cascade)      June 4, 18        1,500/1,500

Heros Pond (Meridian)      June 4       150  

Horsethief Reservoir (Cascade)      June 4      5,000

Indian Creek (Caldwell)      June 4       200

Indian Creek (Kuna)      June 4      300

Kimberland Meadows Pond (New Meadows)         June 4       750

Kleiner Pond (Meridian)      June 4      1,800

Lake Fork Creek (McCall)      June 25      300

Lake Fork Creek, North Fork (McCall)      June 25       200

Legacy Park Pond (Mt. Home)      June 4      300

Little Salmon River (Riggins)      June 11      500

Lowman (10-mile) Ponds      June 4      600

Marsing Pond       May 28      450

Martin Lake (Grandjean)      June 18      1,000

McDevitt Pond (Boise)       June 4      900

Merrill Pond (Eagle)      June 4      250

Mill Pond (Horseshoe Bend)      May 28      900

Mores Creek (Idaho City)      June 11      600

Mud Lake (Landmark)      June 18      1,200

Northwest Passage Pond (McCall)      June 4, 18      375/375

Parkcenter Pond (Boise)      June 4      1,500

Payette Pond (Payette)      June 4      450

Payette Lake (McCall)      June 25      5,500

Payette Lake, Upper (McCall)       June 25      5,000

Payette River, Middle Fork      June 11, 25      750/750

Payette River, North Fork      June 18      2,250/250

Payette River, South Fork      June 18      2,850

Poormans Pond (McCall)      June 11       250

Riverside Pond (Boise)      June 4      720

Rotary Pond (Caldwell)      June 4      1,100

Rowlands (Scout) Pond (McCall)      June 4, 18      750/750

Sagehen Reservoir (Smith’s Ferry)      June 11, 25      2,400/2,400

Sawyers Pond (Emmett)      June 4      1,000

Sego Prairie Pond (Kuna)      June 4        225

Settlers Pond (Meridian)      June 4      400

Silver Creek (Crouch)      June 11, 25      750/750

Tripod Reservoir (Smiths Ferry)       June 11       1,000

Visitor Center Pond (Idaho City)      June 4      200

Warm Lake (Landmark)      June 11, 25       10,000/5,000

Warren Dredge Ponds (Warren)      June 25      300

Weiser Community Pond      June 4      500

Weiser River      June 11      500

Weiser River, Middle Fork      June 25      500

Williams Pond (Boise)      June 4      450

Wilson Springs (Nampa)      May 28, June 18      250/250

Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa)      May 28, June 4, 11, 18, 25      400/1,200/333/333/333

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 -