Press Release

Southwest Region Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule for April

The weather's getting better. Get out and fish!

Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 23,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during April.

LOCATION      WEEK STOCKED      NUMBER OF TROUT

Caldwell Pond #2      April 1      500

Lane Pond (Middleton) April 1 225

Eagle Island Park Pond      April 22      450

Eds Pond (Emmett)      April 22      200

Esthers Pond (Boise)      April 1      1,300

Heros Pond (Meridian)      April 22      150

Indian Creek (Caldwell)      April 15      200

Indian Creek (Kuna)      April 15      300

Kleiner Pond (Meridian)      April 8, 22      450/450

Legacy Park Pond (Mt. Home)      April 15      350

Lowman Nature Ponds      April 22      600

Lucky Peak Reservoir      April 8      6,675

Mann Creek Reservoir      April 8      2,400

Marsing Pond      April 1      450

Mill Pond (Horseshoe Bend)      April 22      900

McDevitt Pond (Boise)      April 8, 22      450/450

Merrill Pond (Eagle)      April 8      250

Parkcenter Pond (Boise)      April 8      750

Payette Greenbelt Pond      April 8      450

Riverside Pond (Garden City)      April 8, 22      360/360

Rotary Pond (Caldwell)      April 1      500

Sawyers Pond (Emmett)      April 22      900

Sego Prairie Pond (Kuna)      April 15      225

Settlers Pond (Meridian)      April 8, 22      125/125

Sterling Park Pond (Boise)      April 8, 22      125/125

Weiser Community Pond      April 8      500

Williams Pond (Boise)      April 22      450

Wilson Springs (Nampa)      April 1, 15      250/250

Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa)      April 1, 8, 15, 22      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.

To see more about spring fishing opportunities, learn about Treasure Valley pond fishing. And to see more about fishing stocking, go to our statewide stocking page. 

Here more about Fish and Game's trout stocking program.