Fall Into Fishing 2016
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An excellent chance at phenomenal fishing

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will be stocking at least 35 Washington lakes with catchable-size trout in October and November 2016. Additionally, the department released hundreds of thousands of fry and fingerlings this spring, which should have grown to catchable size.

Fish Stocking Information
Find out where fish are being planted

Additional resources

Anglers can also follow the department on Twitter or Facebook to stay up to date on fish plants and other information of use to fishing enthusiasts.

For beginners' tips on fishing, check out our How-To videos.

Photo of young girl holding trout she caught with her pink fishing rod.

Basic Techniques for Trout Fishing in Washington