RAINBOW TROUT

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Kansas RAINBOW TROUT Information

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Season Information
Current Seasons
Trout Season - Statewide

Dates: 11/01/2019 - 04/15/2020


Upcoming Seasons
Upcoming RAINBOW TROUT seasons have not been scheduled yet.
Regulations
115-18-12 (PDF - 8.27 kB)

Trout Permit - Requirememnts, Restrictions and Permit Duration.

115-17-02 (PDF - 12.19 kB)

Commercial Sale of Fish Bait

115-18-08 (PDF - 9.48 kB)

Retrieval and possession of game animals and migratory game birds - Requirements

Stocking Schedule
Kansas Regional Map

Northeast Region Stocking Schedule for 2019-2020 Schedule

Department-owned Waters – Trout Stockings by KDWPT

Northeast Region

Fort Riley

Moon Lake

Fort Riley

Cameron Springs

Tuttle Creek

Willow Lake

Eisenhower State Park Pond

Clinton State Park

Lake Henry

1st Stocking    October 29 October 29 October 29 October 29 October 29
2nd Stocking  November 18 November 18 November 19 November 19 November 19
3rd Stocking          
4th Stocking           
5th Stocking          
6th Stocking          
           
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-2020 Season 9,000 7,500 9,200 1,200 4,000

 

Community Lake Stockings - Please contact local city/county offices for dates of stockings if not listed below

Northeast Region Herington
Father Padilla Pond
785-258-2271
Shawnee County
Lake Shawnee
785-251-6800
Holton
Elkhorn Lake
785-364-2721
Atchison
City Lake #1
913-367-5500
1st Stocking October 29 October 26 November 6 November 6
2nd Stocking        
         
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2018-19 Season  400 17,000 1,700 2,000 

Northwest Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2019-2020 Season

*At this time Smoky Gardens, Solomon River above Webster, and Belleville's Rocky Pond will not be stocked

Department-owned Waters – Trout Stockings by KDWPT

Northwest Region Webster Reservoir
Stilling Basin
Glen Elder
State Park Pond
Kanopolis
Seep Stream
1st Stocking    November 6 October 29 October 29
2nd Stocking        
3rd Stocking      
4th Stocking        
5th Stocking            
6th Stocking      
       
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2019-20 Season
12,000 4,200 9,000

 

Community Lake Stockings - Please contact local city offices for dates of stockings if not listed below

Northwest Region Colby
Villa High
785-460-4400
Salina
Lakewood Lake
785-826-7275
1st Stocking Do to lake draw down fish will not be stocked this year October 29
2nd Stocking    
3rd Stocking    
4th Stocking    
5th Stocking    
     
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2019-20 Season
   

South Central Trout Stocking Schedule for 2019-2020 Season

Department-owned Waters - Trout Stocking by KDWPT 

South Central Region El Dorado St Park
River Area
Wichita
KDOT – East Lake
1st  Stocking

Due to high release rates this summer, trout may not be stocked for the opening of the 2019 season.  

December 5

October 29
2nd Stocking   November 13
3rd Stocking    
4th Stocking    
5th Stocking    
6th Stocking    
     
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-2020 Season 5,800 5,800

 

Community Lake Stockings - Please contact local city/county offices for dates of stockings if not listed below

South Central Region Sedgwick County Park
Vic’s Lake
316-660-1780
Sedgwick County
Slough Creek
316-660-1780
Hutchinson
Dillon Nature Center
620-663-7411
1st  Stocking  October 29 October 29 October 29
2nd Stocking November 13 November 13 November 13
3rd Stocking      
4th Stocking      
5th Stocking              
6th Stocking      
Total Estimated Trout Stocked to date      
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2019-20 Season
9,000 7,400 3,900

Southeast Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2019-2020 Season  

Department-owned Waters -  Trout stockings by KDWPT

Southeast Region Mined Land WA - Unit #30
1st Stocking October 29 extra fish stocked here due to El dorado not being ready yet.
2nd Stocking November 13
3rd Stocking Deccember 5
4th Stocking  
5th Stocking  
6th Stocking  
7th Stocking  
8th Stocking  
   
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-20 Season 10,000

Community Lake Stockings - Please contact local/city offices for dates of stockings if not listed below

Southeast Region Garnett Crystal Lake Cherryvale, Tanko Coffeyville, LeClere Lake
1st Stocking October  31 November 7 October 28
2nd Stocking      
       
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-20 Season 4900 1600 650

Southwest Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2019-2020

Department-owned Waters - Trout Stockings by KDWPT 

Southwest Region Meade State
Fishing Lake
Scott State Park
Barrel Springs 
Cimarron
Grassland Pits
Pratt
Centennial Pond

Garden City 

Sandsage Pond 

1st  Stocking  October 31 October 28 October 31 October 31 October 31
2nd  Stocking        November 26   November 26 November 26 November 26
3rd  Stocking              
4th  Stocking                
5th Stocking          
6th  Stocking          
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-20 Season  10,000 4,000 4,000 3,200  

Community Lake Stockings - Please contact local city offices for dates of stockings if not listed below

Southwest Region Great Bend
Vets Park
620-793-4160 
Dodge City
Lake Charles
620-227-9323
Syracuse
Sam's Pond
620-384-7818 
 1st   Stocking  October 31 November 8 November 8
 2nd  Stocking       
 3rd  Stocking      
 4th  Stocking        
       
         
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2019-20 Season  3,400 1,700 1,000