Stilwell

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Skagit
Acreage: 3.80 ac.
Elevation: 4136 ft.
TRS: T36R09E SEC24
Center: 48.59327, -121.585951
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Fish stocking info

Release Location: STILWELL LK (SKAG)
Stock Date Species Number Released Number of Fish Per Pound Facility
Aug 11, 2018 Rainbow 300 278 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 2, 2014 Rainbow 300 500 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Sep 26, 2010 Rainbow 300 440 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Aug 20, 2004 Rainbow 300 500 ARLINGTON HATCHERY
Oct 3, 1999 Rainbow 300 254 ARLINGTON HATCHERY

Fishing prospects calendar

Rainbow trout

Fishing success for Rainbow Trout is generally best in the spring when thousands of fish are stocked statewide, but they can be caught year-round in most waters with a little patience and persistence. Success remains high into June and gradually declines as water temperatures increase and fish move offshore to stay cool. Fish that escaped the spring harvest return to the nearshore areas in the fall as waters cool off. Some waters may also be stocked again in the fall further boosting catch rates.
Chart showing fishing prospects throughout the calendar year