2016-17 TWRA Winter Trout Stocking Is Underway

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced its 2016-17 winter trout stocking schedule. TWRA plans to release approximately 90,000 rainbow trout into Tennessee waters from December through March.

The program provides numerous close to home trout fishing opportunities for anglers during the winter months. These fisheries also provide a great opportunity to introduce children or first-time anglers to fishing.

The trout will average about 10 inches in length. The daily creel limit is seven, but there is no size limit. Anglers are reminded that a trout license is needed in addition to the fishing license.

Please note that the dates and locations are subject to change. Updates can be found on TWRA’s website at www.tnwildlife.org.

 December 2016

1                Thu.                               Lafayette City Park                      Lafayette

1                Thu.                               Marrowbone Lake                          Joelton

2                Fri.                                 J. Percy Priest Tailwaters              Nashville

2                Fri.                                 Lake Graham                               Jackson

5                Mon.                              McKenzie City Park                     McKenzie

6                Tues.                              Shelby Farms                               Memphis

6                Tues.                              Cameron Brown Lake                  Germantown

6                Tues.                              Edmund-Orgill Park                    Millington

6                Tues.                              Bolivar Park                                 Bolivar

6                Tues.                              Johnson Park Lake                      Collierville

7                Wed.                              Bradford City Pond                      Bradford

7                Wed.                              Milan City Pond                           Milan

7                Wed.                              Martin City Pond                         Martin

7                Wed.                              Union City Reelfoot Packing Site Union City

7                Wed.                              Paris City Park                             Paris

7                Wed.                              Cane Creek Park                          Cookeville

7                Wed.                              Stone Bridge Park                        Fayetteville

7                Wed.                              Billy Dunlop Park                          Clarksville

8                Thu.                               Kingston Springs Park                 Kingston Springs

8                Thu.                               J.D. Buckner Park                        Dickson

8                Thu.                               Davies Plantation Park                 Bartlett

8                Thu.                               Yale Road Park                            Bartlett

8                Thu.                               Valentine Park Lake                     Munford

9                Fri.                                 Nice Mill                                      Smyrna

9                Fri.                                 Harpeth River Access

                                                        (Old Dam Removal Site)              Franklin

9                Fri.                                 McCutcheon Creek                      Spring Hill

13              Tues.                              Beech Lake                                  Lexington

 

January 2017

4                Wed.                              Oneida City Park                          Oneida

4                Wed.                              East Fork Shoal Creek                  Lawrenceburg

4                Wed.                              Lake Junior                                  Chattanooga

5                Thu.                               Lake Graham                               Jackson

5                Thu.                               Athens Recreation Area                Athens

6                Fri.                                 J. Percy Priest Tailwater               Nashville

10              Tues.                              Shelby Farms                               Memphis

10              Tues.                              Cameron Brown Lake                  Germantown

10              Tues.                              Edmund-Orgill Park                    Millington

10              Tues.                              Bolivar Park                                 Bolivar

10              Tues.                              Johnson Park Lake                      Collierville

11              Wed.                              Bradford City Pond                      Bradford

11              Wed.                              Milan City Pond                           Milan

11              Wed.                              Martin City Pond                         Martin

11              Wed.                              Union City Reelfoot Packing Site Union City

11              Wed.                              Paris City Park                             Paris

11              Wed.                              Beech Lake                                  Lexington

11              Wed.                              McKenzie City Park                     McKenzie

12              Thu.                               Valentine Park Lake                     Munford

12              Thu.                               Davies Plantation Park                 Bartlett

12              Thu.                               Yale Road Park                            Bartlett

12              Thu.                               Big Rock Greenway                     Lewisburg

13              Fri.                                 Nice Mill                                      Smyrna

13              Fri.                                 Duck River at Fisherman's Park    Shelbyville

13              Fri.                                 Duck River at Riverside Dam       Columbia

17              Tues.                              Cowan City Park                          Cowan

18              Wed.                              Cane Creek Park                          Cookeville

19              Thu.                               Shelby Bottoms Park                    Nashville

20              Fri.                                 McCutcheon Creek                      Spring Hill

20              Fri.                                 Harpeth River Access

                                                        (Old Dam Removal Site)              Franklin

26              Thu.                               Lafayette City Park                      Lafayette

27              Fri.                                 West Fork Stones River                Murfreesboro

27              Fri.                                 J. Percy Priest Tailwater               Nashville

 

February 2017

1                Wed.                              Sulphur Fork Creek                     Springfield

2                Thu.                               Billy Dunlop Park                         Clarksville

2                Thu.                               Stonebridge Park                         Fayetteville

3                Fri.                                 Nice Mill                                      Smyrna

8                Wed.                              Lake Junior                                  Chattanooga

9                Thu.                               Pickett Lake at Pickett State Park  Jamestown

9                Thu.                               J.D. Buckner Park                        Dickson

9                Thu.                               Kingston Springs Park                 Kingston

10              Fri.                                 Marrowbone Lake                        Joelton

16              Thu.                               Cowan City Park                          Cowan

17              Fri.                                 McCutcheon Creek                      Spring Hill

17              Fri.                                 Harpeth River Access

                                                        (Old Dam Removal Site)              Franklin

23              Thu.                               Big Rock Greenway                     Lewisburg

24              Fri.                                 J. Percy Priest Tailwater               Nashville

 

March 2017

2                Thu.                               Sulphur Fork Creek                     Springfield

3                Fri.                                 Nice Mill                                      Smyrna

8                Wed.                              East Fork Shoal Creek                  Lawrenceburg

10              Fri.                                 Duck River at Riverside Dam       Columbia

16              Thu.                               Shelby Bottoms Park                    Nashville

16              Thu.                               Cowan City Park                          Cowan

17              Fri.                                 McCutcheon Creek                      Spring Hill

17              Fri.                                 Harpeth River Access

                                                        (Old Dam Removal Site)              Franklin


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