May Creek closed to all fishing

June 10, 2024

Action: Closes all fishing.

Species affected: All species.

Effective dates: Immediately, until further notice.

Location: May Creek (Snohomish County) a tributary to the Wallace River.

Reason for action: Limited allowable take of wild Chinook in the Snohomish system necessitates strict controls to conserve impacts for fall in-river fisheries. More information regarding Snohomish Basin wild Chinook conservation and recovery efforts can be found here.

Additional information: Skykomish River from U.S. Highway 2 upstream to the forks, will open June 15, 2024. See Skykomish River Fishing Rule Change for additional information. Please see the 2023-2024 fishing rules pamphlet for additional rules and opportunities. The Fish Washington mobile app is another resource for up-to-date rules and opportunities. Anglers can be notified of all fishing rule changes as they are announced by signing up for the WDFW rule change email lists.

Information contact: Region 4 (Mill Creek Office), 425-775-1311.

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on definitions and regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at 360-902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellfish Rule Change hotline call toll free 866-880-5431.

Request this information in an alternative format or language at, 833-885-1012, TTY (711), or