Silcott Pond

A small impoundment off the Snake River near the bottom of Alpowa Grade (west of Clarkston). Silcott Pond is no longer stocked with Rainbow Trout, and it provides limited fishing opportunity. It is uncertain whether this pond has any fish access from the Snake River or whether other species are available.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good - public property with foot access only

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Asotin
Acreage: 1.90 ac.
Elevation: 753 ft.
Center: 46.411902, -117.19155
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Catchable fish plants

Release Location: SILCOTT PD (ASOT)
Stock Date Species Number Released Number of Fish Per Pound Facility
Mar 11, 2022 Rainbow 1,000 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Feb 22, 2022 Rainbow 50 0.9 TUCANNON HATCHERY
Mar 14, 2011 Rainbow 500 2.3 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 18, 2010 Rainbow 1,008 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 12, 2009 Rainbow 1,006 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 10, 2008 Rainbow 1,008 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 5, 2007 Rainbow 1,001 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 15, 2006 Rainbow 1,000 2.4 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 17, 2005 Rainbow 2,000 2.5 LYONS FERRY HATCHERY
Mar 17, 2003 Rainbow 2,002 2.6 LYONS FERRY 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