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Trout Stocking Schedule

Special Note:

Clinch Mountain, Crooked Creek, Douthat Lake & Wilson Creek are fee fishing areas.
In addition to a freshwater fishing license, a daily permit
is required beginning the first Saturday in April.
Refer to Fee Fishing Areas for additional information.

Wildlife Conservation Trout License Plate

Click on the license plate to find out more about the Wildlife Conservationist Trout plate!

Stocked Trout Fishing: Public Input Wanted

VDGIF and Virginia Tech's Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation have initiated a process to develop a statewide Stocked Trout Management Plan. The Virginia Stocked Trout Management Plan will be designed to provide broad guidance on policies for addressing the complex management challenges and issues related to producing desirable fishing experiences for stocked trout. Learn more »

May 22, 2015

This information will be on the website at the earliest possible time on Monday through Friday, depending on availability of server. You may also call (434) 525-3474 after 4:00 PM for a voice message on those days.

The week of May 16, 2015:

Counties and localities are in bold.

Albemarle Co.
Mint Springs Lake (Upper) (05/21)
Mint Springs Lake (Middle) (05/21)
Moormans River (S. Fork) (05/21)
Amherst Co.
Pedlar River (Lower) (05/20)
Augusta Co.
Elkhorn Lake (05/22)
Bath Co.
Bullpasture River (5/18)
Douthat Lake and Wilson Creek (5/18) (Fee Area)
Back Creek (05/20)
Jackson River (Hidden Valley) (05/22)
Bland Co.
Wolf Creek (05/22)
Botetourt Co.
Jennings Creek (05/19)
Carroll Co.
Crooked Creek (05/19)
Little Reed Island Creek (05/19)
Craig Co.
Potts Creek (05/18)
Fauquier Co.
Thompson WMA Pond (05/20)
Frederick Co.
Clearbrook (05/21)
Wilkins Lake (05/21)
Giles Co.
Wolf Creek (5/15) (after 4 pm)
Big Stoney Creek (05/22)
Highland Co.
Bullpasture River (5/18)
Lee Co.
Martins Creek (05/20)
North Fork Powell River (05/20)
Madison Co.
Robinson River (5/18)
Hughes River (05/22)
Rose River (05/22)
Page Co.
Hawksbill Creek (05/21)
Roanoke Co.
Roanoke River (Salem) (05/21)
Rockingham Co.
Briery Branch Lake (05/19)
Hone Quarry Lake (05/19)
Shenandoah Co.
Passage Creek (05/19)
Stony Creek (05/22)
Tazewell Co.
Lincolnshire Lake (05/20)
Wise Co.
Middle Fork Powell River (05/20)
South Fork Powell River (05/20)
Wythe Co.
Rural Retreat Lake Pond (5/15) (after 4 pm)
Cripple Creek (Ravens) (5/18)

Last updated: May 22, 2015