Trout Plants

The following waters are scheduled to be planted with rainbow trout from Department of Fish and Wildlife hatcheries this week (May 21-27):
RIVERSIDE: Hemet Lake, Lake Fulmor, Strawberry Creek.
SAN BERNARDINO: Big Bear Lake, Jenks Lake, Santa Ana River.
SAN DIEGO: Cuyamaca Lake, Doane Poind, Morena Reservoir.
INYO: Baker Creek, Big Pine Creek, Bishop Creek (lower, Intake II, Middle Fork, South Fork), Diaz Lake, Georges Creek, Goodale Creek, Independence Creek, Lake Sabrina, Lone Pine Creek, Owens River (below Tinnemaha and Section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir, Shepherd Creek, Taboose Creek, Tinnemaha Creek, Tuttle Creek.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir, Buckeye Creek, Convict Creek, Convict Lake, Crowley Lake, Glass Creek, Grant Lake, Gull Lake, June Lake, Lee Vining Creek, Lundy Lake, Mammoth Creek, McGee Creek, Mill Creek, Owens River (section 3), Robinson Creek, Rock Creek (sections 1 and 2), Rush Creek, Sherwin Creek, Silver Lake, Twin Lakes (Upper and Lower lakes near Bridgeport), Virginia Creek.
KERN: Kern River (section 4 and 5).
TULARE: Balch Park Lake (upper and lower), Hedrick Pond (Redwood Lake, Kern River (section 5 and 6). Peppermint Creek (upper), Stoney Creek, Tule River North Fork (Middle Fork No. 1), Tule River South Fork (Middle Fork No. 2), Tule River South Fork (Middle Fork No. 3).
FRESNO: Big Creek (Huntington), Dinkey Creek, Mono Creek, Portal Forebay, Rancheria Creek, San Joaquin River (South Fork), Tamarack Creek, Tenmile Creek (Upper), Ward Lake, Wishon Reservoir.
MONTEREY: El Estero Lake, Nacimiento River (upper).
The following waters are tentatively scheduled to be planted next week (May 28-June3):
VENTURA: Casitas Lake, Reyes Creek.
LOS ANGELES: Castaic Lake, Pyramid Lake.
ORANGE: Trabuco Creek.
KERN RIVER: Lake Isabella.
TULARE: Kaweah Reservoir.
FRESNO: Courtwright Reservoir, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam).
The following waters were planted last week (May 14-20):
VENTURA: Casitas Lake, Rancho Simi Park Lake, Reyes Creek.
LOS ANGELES: Castaic Lake, Pyramid Lake.
ORANGE: Trabuco Creek.
INYO: Owens River (section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir.
KERN: Kern River (sections 1-3).
TULARE: Bone Creek, Dry Meadow Creek, Nobe Young Creek, Peppermint Creek (lower).
FRESNO: Hume Lake, Huntington Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam), Shaver Lake.
For trout plants statewide, you can visit the DFW’s stocking page at

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