Trout Stocking Schedule

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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 »

April 6, 2012

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Beartree Lake was drained by the United States Forest Service. All Stockings will be discontinued until the lake levels are back to normal. Any questions may be directed to Mt. Rogers Ranger District Office at 276-783-5196.

The week of March 31, 2012:

Counties and localities are in bold.

Amherst Co.
Piney River (S. Fk. and Proper) (04/02)
Bath Co.
Jackson River (Hidden Valley) (04/02)
Jackson River (Rt. 623) (04/05)
Back Creek (04/03)
Bland Co.
Wolf Creek (03/31)
Buchanan Co.
Dismal River (04/03)
Carroll Co.
Crooked Creek (04/03 & 04/05)
Little Reed Island Creek (04/03)
Fauquier Co.
Thompson WMA Pond (04/03)
Floyd Co.
Burkes Fork (04/05)
Little River (04/05)
Frederick Co.
Clearbrook Lake (04/05)
Hogue Creek (04/05)
Wilkins Lake (04/05)
Giles Co.
Wolf Creek (04/02)
Henry Co.
Smith River (Lower) (04/03)
Madison Co.
Hughes River (04/04)
Patrick Co.
Dan River (Below Powerhouse) (04/04)
Rockingham Co.
Briery Branch Lake (04/04)
German River (04/02)
Hone Quarry Lake (04/04)
Hone Quarry Run (04/04)
North Fork Shenandoah River (04/02)
Staunton (City of)
Lake Tams (04/03)
Washington Co.
Tennessee Laurel (04/04)
Valley Creek (04/04)
Wythe Co.
Cripple Creek (Rt. 94) (04/03)
The following waters are being stocked for Trout Heritage Day, Saturday April 7. These waters are closed Friday, April 6 and will reopen to fishing Saturday, April 7 at 9 am.
Amherst Co.
Pedlar River (Upper)
Bedford Co.
Liberty Lake
Botetourt Co.
Jennings Creek
Franklin Co.
Pigg River
Madison Co.
Robinson River
Rose River
Page Co.
Hawksbill Creek
Prince William Co.
Quantico MCB
Roanoke Co.
Tinker Creek
Scott Co.
Bark Camp Lake
Shenandoah Co.
Passage Creek
Smyth Co.
Middle Fork Holston River (Marion & Chilhowie)
Tazewell Co.
Lake Witten
Lincolnshire Lake
Washington Co.
Beartree Lake
Wise Co.
South Fork Powell River
Wythe Co.
Cripple Creek (Ravens)
Also stocked for Saturday, April 7 are: The Fee Fishing Areas at Douthat Lake State Park in Bath Co., Crooked Creek Wildlife Management Area in Carroll Co., and Big Tumbling Creek on Clinch Mt. Wildlife Management Area in Washington Co.

Last updated: April 6, 2012