RAINBOW TROUT

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Kansas RAINBOW TROUT Information

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Regulations
115-18-12 (PDF - 8.45 kB)

Trout Permit - Requirements, Restrictions and Permit Duration.

115-18-08 (PDF - 9.48 kB)

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

115-17-02 (PDF - 113.59 kB)

Commercial Sale of Fish Bait

Stocking Schedule
Kansas Regional Map

Northeast Region Stocking Schedule for 2021-2022 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 26      October 26   October 26 October 26 October 26
2nd Stocking   November 16    November 16 November 16         November 16     November 16
3rd Stocking December 14 December 14 December 14 December 14 December 14
4th Stocking  February 2       February 2    February 2 February 8 February 8
5th Stocking February 15     February 15   February 15    February 15      February 15
6th Stocking March 1 March 1 March 1 March 1 March 1
           
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-2022 Season 9,200 trout 7,800 trout 9,600 trout 1,500 trout 4,200 trout

 

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 28 October26    November 15   November 15
2nd Stocking February 8 February25 March 17 March 17
         
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-22 Season 1,000 trout 17,000 trout 1,700 trout 2,000  trout

Northwest Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2021-2022 Season

*At this time Webster Reservoir Stilling Basin,  will not be stocked due to work on dam and still basin.

Department-owned Waters – Trout Stockings by KDWPT

Northwest Region Webster Reservoir
Stilling Basin
Glen Elder
State Park Pond
Kanopolis
Seep Stream
Sherman County Smoky Gardens
1st Stocking    Will not be stocked This year  October 28 October 28 November 4
2nd Stocking           November 30    November 30 December 21
3rd Stocking   December 21 December 13     February 16
4th Stocking     February 15    February 15  
5th Stocking   February 21 March 11  
6th Stocking   March 18    March 16  
         
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2021-22 Season
0 8,450 trout 13,100 trout    1,500 trout

 

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 November 4  November 15
2nd Stocking February 16 December 13
3rd Stocking March 21 February 21
4th Stocking   March 16
5th Stocking    
     
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2021-22 Season
   

South Central Trout Stocking Schedule for 2021-2022 Season

Department-owned Waters - Trout Stocking by KDWPT 

South Central Region El Dorado St Park
River Area
Wichita
KDOT – East Lake
1st  Stocking October 28 October 28
2nd Stocking November 11           November 11 
3rd Stocking December 2 December 2
4th Stocking December 21 December 21
5th Stocking          February 8          February 8
6th Stocking February 17         February 17
  March 2 March 2
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-2022 Season 6,000 trout 6,000 trout

 

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 28 October 28 October 28
2nd Stocking           November 11             November 11             November 11 
3rd Stocking December 21 December 21 December 21
4th Stocking February 8 January 12 February 8
5th Stocking February 17 February 8 February 17
6th Stocking March 2 February 17 March 2
    March 2  
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2021-22 Season
7,850 trout 6,400 trout 4,400 trout

Southeast Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2021-2022 Season  

Department-owned Waters -  Trout stockings by KDWPT

Southeast Region Mined Land WA - Unit #30
1st Stocking October 27
2nd Stocking November 11 
3rd Stocking December 2
4th Stocking December 15
5th Stocking February 8
6th Stocking February 16
7th Stocking March 15
8th Stocking  
   
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-22 Season 11,000 trout

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 Fort Scott, Fern Lake
1st Stocking              October 28   October 28 October 28
2nd Stocking December 2                   January 6        November 11, Dec 2
  February 17       Dec 21,Feb. 8,Feb. 17
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-22 Season 2000 trout 1600 trout 1000 trout        4,750 trout

Southwest Region Trout Stocking Schedule for 2021-2022

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 

Finney Co.

Wildwood Park

1st  Stocking  October 29 October 28 October 29 October 29 Dry 
2nd  Stocking        November 23 November 30 November 23 November 23 Fish will be 
3rd  Stocking     December 23 December 23 December 23 December 23 Stocked in Dodge City 
4th  Stocking       February 14    February 16  February 14   February 14 Lake Charles
5th Stocking March 1 March 10 March 1 March 1  
6th  Stocking March 18 March 21 March 18 March 18  
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-22 Season  9,800 trout 7,200 trout 5,100 trout 4,300 trout 4,200 trout

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   November 15 October 29  November 15
 2nd  Stocking  December 13 November 23 March 17
 3rd  Stocking February 21  December 23  
 4th  Stocking  March 11 February 14  
    March 1  
        March 18   
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for 2021-22 Season  3,400 1,700 1,000