Trout Plants

The following waters are scheduled to be planted with rainbow trout from Department of Fish and Wildlife hatcheries this week (May 1-7):

LOS ANGELES: Castaic Lake, Pyramid Lake.
INYO: Baker Creek, Big Pine Creek, Bishop Creek (Middle and South forks), Diaz Lake, Independence Creek, Lone Pine Creek, North Lake, Shepherd Creek, Taboose Creek, Tinnemaha Creek.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir.
KERN: Kern River (sections 4, 5).
TULARE: Kern River (sections 5-6), Peppermint Creek, Tule River (Middle Fork, North Fork [Middle Fork No. 1], South Fork [Middle Forks No. 2 and No. 3]).
FRESNO: Courtwright Reservoir, Huntington Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam).

Tentative plants for next week (May 8-14):

INYO: Bishop Creek (Lower, Intake II), Cottonwood Creek, Georges Creek, Lake Sabrina, Owens River (section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir, Rock Creek Lake, Tuttle Creek.
MONO: Bridgeport Reservoir, Buckeye Creek, Convict Creek, Convict Lake, Deadman Creek, George Lake, Glass Creek, Grant Lake, Gull Lake, June Lake, Lee Vining Creek, Little Walker River, Lundy Lake, Mamie Lake, Mammoth Creek, Mary Lake, McGee Creek, Mill Creek, Robinson Creek, Rock Creek (sections 1 and 2), Rush Creek, Sherwin Creek, Silver Lake, Twin Lakes (Bridgeport, Upper and Lower), Twin Lakes (Mammoth), Virginia Creek, West Walker River (sections 2 and 3).
KERN: 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).

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

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