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Rainbow trout will be stocked statewide throughout the winter in AZ -- the schedule is being adjusted.

Check out the updated trout stocking schedule

The trout stocking schedule has been updated through December. See the schedule. A reminder that due to operational issues at Page Springs Fish Hatchery, these scheduled trout stockings are being adjusted. Our goal is to have the hatchery back to operating at full capacity by Dec. 1. For questions or...

Angler Report: Alvord Lake (Phoenix)

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Alvord Lake My Dad and I caught our limit within an hour Nov. 26. More reports Angler Reports are intended to be direct from anglers and are generally posted unedited. However, AZGFD reserves the right to not publish photos and reports for any reason,...

Arizona Fishing Report: The Reel Deal

It’s winter trout  time. With some calm and stable weather, it should be crappie time, too. Fishing for trout in Community waters can be some of the best fishing in the state this time of the year. See the schedule — “core” waters are scheduled to be stocked again next...

Arizona fishing report: The Reel Deal

No doubt, the best bet this week may likely be rainbow trout. Our Community fishing vendor from Colorado was able to make it through the storms to stock the rest of the scheduled waters for today. See a trout fishing report that includes waters we stocked this week with trout...

Angler Report: Lynx Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Lynx Lake Brandon R.: Fished Lynx Lake on Sunday, 11/17. Lake level is low. Fished the north shore, near the spillway. In a 2-hour period, I caught 5 trout, using rainbow & chartreuse Power Nuggets on a 1- to 2-foot leader. Fish ranged from...