What are you getting Dad for Fathers Day? How about a fishing license and a relaxing day or many days on the water? Get Dad out fishing and maximize your catch at one of 20 lakes across Washington that are getting a total of 10,000 extra 1.5 pound triploid rainbow trout just in time for Fathers Day, June 16. For lakes by region and county, and the number of triploids that will be stocked, see here wdfw.wa.gov/news/jun0313a/.
Hundreds of lakes opened April 27 for biggest fishing day of the year. Great trout fishing throughout Washington got under way April 27, when several hundred lowland lakes - stocked with millions of fish - open for a six-month season. Although many waterways are open year-round, the last Saturday in April marks the traditional start of the lowland lakes fishing season. See here for more details wdfw.wa.gov/news/apr2313a/.