Fall Into Fishing 2018
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An excellent chance at phenomenal fishing

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will be stocking at least 55 Washington lakes with catchable-size trout in October and November 2018.

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.

Alexis Lane catches a 17-inch trout during the 2017 opener.
Photo by Danny Garrett

Basic Techniques for Trout Fishing in Washington