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Chelan County
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Beehive961421382.921.48Rainbow - 19"Warm slightly cloudy day. Good angler turn out with a lot of catch and release…probably folks trying to get larger fish or derby prize fish. One derby fish reported being caught and kept.
Clear4593643.492.07Rainbow -19"Lower than usual angler participation, possibley due to nearby Beehive Reservoir having derby fish present.
Wapato77356 4.624.62Rainbow - 19"Very nice weather, Many fry plant fish were caught in the 14-16.5 inch range. One derby fish was rumored to have been caught
Douglas County
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Jameson3477864.792.26Rainbow - 18"Great weather, but a lighter than expected angler showing. It turns out some folks think the opener is next weekend (4/30). Limits were few but fly fisherman released a fair number of fish.
Ferry County
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Ellen Lake5866652.261.14Rainbow - 15"Overall fishing was fair.
Grant County
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Blue4625 0.500.50Rainbow - 19"Anglers where greeted with pleasant weather (e.g., sunny with slightly cloudy skies, comfortable air temperatures from middle 40s in the morning to near 70 during the day, and moderate winds from 10-15 mph). Angler effort was roughly the same as the past two seasons. Both boat and shoreline anglers interviewed experienced poor fishing overall averaging less than 1 trout harvested. However, average trout size was very large ranging between 14-19 inches.
Deep Lake83281754.303.40Rainbow - 24"Anglers where greeted with pleasant weather (e.g., sunny with slightly cloudy skies, comfortable air temperatures from middle 40s in the morning to near 70 during the day, and moderate winds from 10-15 mph). Fishing was good to excellent, especially for shoreline anglers, at Deep Lake. In fact, several shoreline anglers who originally started at Park and Blue lakes switched to Deep Lake because they heard success was high there. Trout size was good with almost every fish ranging between 11-13 inches in length.
Park7059 0.800.80Rainbow - 18.5"Anglers where greeted with pleasant weather (e.g., sunny with slightly cloudy skies, comfortable air temperatures from middle 40s in the morning to near 70 during the day, and moderate winds from 10-15 mph). Angler effort was roughly the same as the past two seasons. Both boat and shoreline anglers interviewed experienced poor fishing overall averaging less than 1 trout harvested. However, average trout size was very large ranging between 14-18.5 inches.
Vic Meyers2557 2.302.30Rainbow - 18"Anglers where greeted with pleasant weather (e.g., sunny with slightly cloudy skies, comfortable air temperatures from middle 40s in the morning to near 70 during the day, and moderate winds from 10-15 mph). Anglers (primarily shoreline) experienced fair to good fishing for early part of thge morning. After about 1030-1100AM the bite went off. Trout size was excellent ranging from 15-18 inches. The vast majority of anglers were highly satisfied with their outings. No derby trout encountered during the creel.
Warden48155313.903.20Rainbow - 14"Anglers where greeted with pleasant weather (e.g., sunny with slightly cloudy skies, comfortable air temperatures from middle 40s in the morning to near 70 during the day, and moderate winds from 10-15 mph). Both shoreline and boat anglers experienced good to excellent fishing. However, trout size was a little on the small side ranging from 10-12 inches. Angler effort was also lower than the past two seasons. Several smallmouth bass and yellow perch were also recorded in the creel survey. Overall, the majority of anglers were pleased with their outing.
Grays Harbor County
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Bowers Lake - Vance # 14154362.201.3222"Derby on Lake - Largest Fish caught 7.1 lbs. Rainbow
Failor Lake591511094.412.5621 1/2 " 
Ines Lake - Vance # 2224192.271.8622" 
Lake Aberdeen861561353.381.8122"Plenty of 15"+ fish in the creel, several over than 20"
Lake Sylvia252120.920.8416"Anglers enjoying the opportunity despite the fluctuating weather.
Jefferson County
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Anderson      Closed to fishing by Jefferson County Health because of toxic algae
Horseshoe      Lake not creel checked.
Sandy Shore39171746.284.38Rainbow - 24"Cool with high clouds. Light wind but happy anlgers and good catches of 10-12 inch catchables. Some Horseshoe anglers were fishing here because of locked gate.
Silent210 5.005.00 One group started at 3 a.m. Very happy.
Tarboo3695744.692.64Rainbow - 24"One young angler caught a 22" and a 20" Rainbow. Higher success than past years. Anglers very happy.
King County
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Wilderness762031384.502.70Rainbow - 20.5"many jumbos caught; two derby fish reported
Kitsap County
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Buck1322183.081.69Rainbow - 23.5"Very, very happy anglers.
Horseshoe36139154.283.86Rainbow - 23"Cutthroat - 14 inch. Very, very happy anglers. Large fish caught by a 9 year old who was ecstatic.
Mission33781707.522.36 Conservative release number. Several nice carry-over Rainbows. 3 cutthroat trout from prior fry plants.
Panther297922.792.72 Very happy anglers and lots of catchables caught. Lots of nice, large rainbows. Six 16 inchers.
Wildcat1859103.833.28 Good weather. Lots of fun. No derby fish caught but lots of buzz and they will come back looking for them and think we should do it again next year.
Wye      Lake not creel checked.
Klickitat County
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Horsethief74 0.570.57 Fishing was slow.
Rowland451471005.493.27 Windy, anglers pretty happy.
Spearfish4390162.472.09 Lots of first-time anglers, people happy.
Lewis County
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Carlisle53511744.250.96  
Ft. Borst Park Pond7262411.430.86 Fishing ok.
Mineral891201212.711.35 Fishing was slow.
Plummer2413211.420.5414"fishing was slow.
Lincoln County
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Fishtrap1 11.000.00 Only 1 person fishing at WDFW Access; No boats came into the WDFW Access during the creel check. During both the 8am and 12pm anglers counts, creel staff observed numerous fish being caught.
Mason County
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Aldrich135524.384.23 Effort down slightly from last year but anglers very happy.
Benson29105505.343.62Cutthroat - 20"Not as many anglers as former year, especially shore anglers. Three large CT taken. Lots of buzz about the derby fish but none caught. Anglers will be back to fish for them another day.
Clara1782125.534.82 Busiest the lake has been for several years. Fished better than last year. Fishing slowed mid morning.
Devervaux35165225.344.71Rainbown - 22"Windy but lots of boats. Anglers slow to come in because fishing was so good.
Haven82011116.382.50 Great fishing and very happy anglers. Fewers boats than last year.
Howell145744.364.07 Anglers unhappy due to difficult boat access so boat effort was down from last year.
Limerick3798654.412.65 Peak count was over 200 anglers. Early morning bite very good but slowed mid-morning.
Maggie143092.792.14  
Phillips39136193.973.49 Lots of easy limits and anglers leaving early with limits and lots of smiles and happy anglers.
Robbins1874104.674.11Rainbow - 25"Nice, deep, fat carry-overs. Anglers familiar with the lake were pleased and said there was good fishing.
Tiger42143444.453.40 Five or six 15" trout and carry-overs with nice fins.
Wildberry1012 1.201.20Rainbow - 15"Shore anglers said slower than last year.
Wood514 2.802.80Rainbow - 14"Shore anglers said slower than last year.
Wooten125915.004.92 Windy after mid-morning and anglers left but lots of limits before the wind and lots of happy anglers.
Okanogan County
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Aeneas6 7011.670.00Rainbow - 16" 
Alta11373190.810.65 1 tagged trout caught
Big Twin16 1157.190.00  
Blue217452.480.33  
Buck (Chewuch)2 73.500.00  
Conconully Lake50124333.142.48  
Conconully Res5637772.040.66  
Ell   0.000.00  
Fish304281.671.40  
Frost12 10.080.00  
Long79 1.291.29  
Pearrygin1292181813.091.69  
Round314431.521.42  
Pacific County
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Black Lake25 2.502.5011" 
Pend Oreille County
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Diamond Lake3282644.562.56Rainbow - 20"Fishing was good.
Pierce County
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Bay Lake412011197.804.9019" trout19" fish caught
Carney Lake215943.002.81 happy anglers, good weather, big fish.
Clear Lake53164534.093.09~13" avg. troutlarge fish ~13 avg., large kokanee, happy anglers
Crescent Lake4266252.171.57 lots of fish caught
Jackson Lake61543.172.50  
Ohop Lake2138112.331.81 good weather, big fish, 2 derby fish caught, happy anglers
Rapjohn Lake39103644.282.64 happy anglers, one catfish
Silver Lake6871251.411.04 big crappie and a few catfish caught
Tanwax Lake3840472.291.05 good weather, although slower than the last couple years
Skagit County
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Erie56233404.904.20Rainbow - 19"many jumbos caught
Heart431131035.002.60Rainbow - 18.5""Anglers happy that WDFW funds fish stocking. It's a great opportunity for kids"
McMurray88293954.403.30Rainbow - 18.5"Many happy kids and satisfied adults.
Sixteen2213711311.406.20Rainbow - 15.5"happy kids!
Skamania County
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Kidney33511365.671.558 lbs. A few large brood fish were caught. Anglers were happy.
Snohomish County
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Armstrong44106824.302.40Rainbow - 15"most anglers were satisfied
Bosworth35120605.103.40Rainbow - 17"happy anglers
Echo (Maltby)2025252.501.30Rainbow - 17"2 derby fish caught; wedding ring and yellow/green powerbait were the hot rigs.
Howard2173626.403.50Rainbow - 18"fishing was excellent
Ki421431065.903.40Rainbow - 17"one derby fish caught
Martha (Alderwood Manor)271131248.804.20Rainbow - 18.5" 
Riley4984943.601.70Rainbow - 13"one derby fish caught
Serene618216.503.00Rainbow - 12.75"happy anglers
Storm481341465.802.80Rainbow - 18"many 16-18" fish (~15% of catch); "it was a good day"
Wagner51834.203.60Rainbow -15.5"good weather, warm water temps; most fish were larger than 12"
Spokane County
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Badger1633153.002.10Rainbow - 20"Fishing pressure and use was light despite the lake being recently rehabilitated. The anglers who did show up were happy with their trips.
Clear1440435.902.90Rainbow -17.5"Nice looking fish and all anglers checked were satisfied! Lots of people fishing (boats and shore) but many were basing their efforts out of the resorts on the lake.
Fish3751733.402.00Brook 18.5"Catch was mainly Brook and Tiger Trout, with a few Browns. Most all anglers were satisfied. In addition to the largest fish (18.5 inch Brookie), anglers also harvested ~10 Brookie in the 17-18 inch range.
West Medical1613711653.302.30Rainbow 20.0"Only one Brown Trout checked in (19.5 inches). Many happy anglers checked (likely due to the high average fish size of ~16 inches). Larger fish were in great condition.
Williams23371327.301.60Rainbow - 23.5"Only moderate use of WDFW boat launch; appears that approximately 2 out of every 3 boats were launched at area resorts.
Stevens County
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Cedar Lake1987718.324.58Rainbow - 17.4"Fishing was spectacular! Many carryover fish in the creel.
Deep Lake1  0.000.00NoneFishing was very slow.
Mudgett Lake1414 1.001.00Rainbow - 17.5"Fishing was better than it shows here, but few anglers completed trips in time to be creeled. Incomplete trips showed 24 more fish caught, including a 19.5" Rainbow.
Rocky Lake2750122.291.85Rainbow - 20"Fishing was fair, but large fish were present in the creel.
Starvation Lake48117202.852.50Rainbow - 16.5"Fishing was good. Kids had a great time!
Waitts Lake3197936.133.13Rainbow - 19.5"One derby tagged fish was caught. Overall fishing was good.
Thurston County
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Clear Lake60184133.283.07 jumbos caught
Deep Lake60160663.772.67 lots of big fish earl in day, happy anglers, good dock fishing, orange power bait was hot!
Hicks Lake3297273.883.03 lots of big fish, happy anglers,
Long Lake1  0.000.00 no effort
McIntosh Lake4188753.982.15Rainbow - 15"good fishing, largest fish 15", lots of pan fish and bass caught
Pattison Lake2179214.763.76 low effort, but happy anglers
Summit Lake52192825.273.69 lots of big fish, good fishing, happy anglers
Ward Lake43101523.562.35 lots of catchable size fish caught, happy anglers, few LM bass
Whatcom County
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Cain41161996.303.90Rainbow - 14"many happy anglers; one derby fish caught
Padden1022872555.302.80Rainbow - 17" 
Silver1735083945.202.90Rainbow - 23"great family experience; happy anglers; several fish 18-23" caught
Toad541721045.103.20Rainbow - 17"many happy anglers; average fish size >12.5"; jumbos ~10% of catch