Zillah Winery Pond

One acre pond located near the city of Zillah adjacent to Interstate 82. Zillah Winery Pond is stocked in early May with catchable size rainbow trout. There are a few warm water fish species present as well, but is not notable. Water level in the pond gets quite low during the fall and winter period.

Two-pole fishing is allowed

Shoreline access: Good - Good shoreline access with parking nearby, but waters levels can get quite low.

Species you might catch

Lake information

County: Yakima
Acreage: 0.90 ac.
Elevation: 762 ft.
Center: 46.405473, -120.282026
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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

Pumpkinseed Sunfish

Pumpkinseed Sunfish are ubiquitous in most lowland lakes and readily caught year-round. Fishing is best in the spring and summer, peaking during the spawn in June. Fish move offshore into deeper waters through the fall as water temperatures cool making it more difficult to target them. Winter is the most difficult season to catch Pumpkinseed, but persistent anglers can find nice-sized schools offshore.

Chart of fishing prospects throughout the calendar year