It may be December, but Idaho Fish and Game is still stocking rainbow trout in Southwest Idaho.
Put on the fingerless neoprene gloves and make a few casts.
Anglers are also reminded that many rivers that used to be closed after Nov. 30 are now open year-round. Check Idaho Fish and Games new rules booklet available at license vendors, or download it online at fishandgame.idaho.gov.
Heres a list of areas that have been stocked, or will be planted:
Boise River (above Glenwood Bridge): Dec. 3, 2,000.
Boise River (below Glenwood Bridge): Dec. 3, 1,000.
Eagle Island Park Pond: Dec. 3, 450.
Marsing Pond: Dec. 3 and 31, 450 each.
Parkcenter Pond (Boise): Dec. 3, 1,000.
Quinns Pond (Boise): Dec. 3, 450.
Riverside Pond (Garden City): Dec. 3, 500.
Sawyers Ponds (Emmett): Dec. 3, 450.
Veterans Park Pond (Boise): Dec. 3, 450.
Wilson Springs (Nampa): Dec. 3, Dec. 17, 31, 250 each day.
Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa): Dec. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 500 each day.
F&G says the number of trout released may be altered by weather, water conditions, equipment problems or schedule changes.
If delays occur, trout will be stocked when conditions become favorable.