Sherman County Smoky Gardens Fishing Information

Sherman County Smoky Gardens Map
This Location does have Boat Access
Trout Lake
39.18758 -101.75716
Surface Acres:
10.7 acres when full
Maximum Depth:
10 feet
Normal Lake Level:
At the top of the dam spillway.
Current Lake Level:
Within 1' of full pool elevation.

Sherman County 785-899-4800

Lake has been recently renovated and refilled.  Fish population establishment is currently underway.

Trout Stocking Information

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Northwest Region Trout Stocking Schedule

Department-owned Waters – Trout Stockings by KDWPT

Northwest Region Webster Reservoir
Stilling Basin
Glen Elder
State Park Pond
Seep Stream
Sherman County Smoky Gardens
1st Stocking    Will not be stocked This year Oct. 26  Oct. 26 Oct. 31
2nd Stocking     Nov. 16 Nov. 16 Jan. 6
3rd Stocking   Dec. 16 Dec. 16  
4th Stocking     Feb. 20 Feb. 20  March 13
5th Stocking   March 16 March 16  
6th Stocking        
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2022-23 Season
0 6,800 trout 10,750 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
Lakewood Lake
1st Stocking Oct. 31 Nov. 1
2nd Stocking March 13 Dec. 16
3rd Stocking   Feb. 20
4th Stocking   March 16
5th Stocking    
Total Estimated Trout Stocked for
2022-23 Season
Map Information