Trout Plants

The following waters are scheduled to be planted with rainbow trout from Department of Fish and Wildlife hatcheries this week (May 15-21):

SAN BERNARDINO: Silverwood Lake.
INYO: Baker Creek, Big Pine Creek, Goodale Creek, Independence Creek, Lone Pine Creek, North Lake, Owens River (below Tinnemaha), Shepherd Creek, Taboose Creek, Tinnemaha Creek, Tuttle Creek.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir, Crowley Lake, Owens River (section 3).
KERN: Kern River (sections 4 and 5).
TULARE: Balch Park Lake (Upper and Lower), Deer Creek, Hedrick Pond (Redwood Lake). Kern River (sections 5 and 6), White River.
FRESNO: San Joaquin River (South Fork), Ward Lake, Wishon Reservoir.

Tentative plants for next week (May 22-28):

VENTURA: Reyes Creek.
LOS ANGELES: Castaic Lake, Crystal Lake, Jackson Lake, Pyramid Lake.
RIVERSIDE: Hemet Lake, Lake Fulmor.
SAN BERNARDINO: Arrowbear Lake, Big Bear Lake, Green Valley Lake, Gregory Lake, Jenks Lake, Lytle Creek (Middle and North forks), Miller Canyon Creek (above Silverwood Lake), Santa Ana River, South Fork Santa Ana River, Silverwood Lake.
SAN DIEGO: Cuyamaca Lake, Doane Pond.
INYO: Bishop Creek (Lower, Intake II, Middle Fork, South Fork), Cottonwood Creek, Diaz Lake, Goodale Creek, Independence Creek, Lake Sabrina, Lone Pine Creek, North Lake, Owens River (section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir, Rock Creek Lake, Shepherd Creek, Taboose Creek, Tinnehama Creek, Tuttle Creek.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir, Buckeye Creek, Convict Creek, Convict Lake, Deadman Creek, Ellery Lake, George Lake, Glass Creek, Grant Lake, Gull Lake, June Lake, Lee Vining Creek, Lee Vining Creek (South Fork), Little Walker River, Lundy Lake, Mamie Lake, Mammoth Creek, Mary Lake, McGee Creek, Mill Creek, Molybdenite Creek, Robinson Creek, Rock Creek (sections 1 and 2), Rush Creek, Saddlebag Creek (Lee Vining Creek), Sherwin Creek, Silver Lake, Tioga Lake, Twin Lakes (Bridgeport, Upper and Lower), Twin Lakes (Mammoth), Virginia Creek, Virginia Lakes (upper and lower), West Walker River (sections 2 and 3).
KERN: Cuddy Creek Pond, Kern River (sections 1 through 5).
TULARE: Bone Creek, Dry Meadow Creek, Freeman Creek, Kern River (sections 5 and 6), Nobe Young Creek, Peppermint Creek (lower), Stoney Creek, Tule River (Middle Fork, North Fork [Middle Fork No. 1], South Fork [Middle Forks No. 2 and No. 3]).
FRESNO: Big Creek (Huntington), Dinkey Creek, Hume Lake, Huntington Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam), Mono Creek, Portal Forebay, Rancheria Creek, San Joaquin River (South Fork), Tamarack Creek, Tenmile Creek (Upper).
MONTEREY: Nacimiento River (Upper).

For trout plants statewide, you can visit the DFW’s stocking page at

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