Early Trout Fishing
February 23, 2023
With stocked trout waters having been closed to fishing on Feb. 20 so that they can be planted with a new crop of hatchery-raised fish, trout-fishing fanatics must wait until April 1, 2023, the opening day of the traditional trout season, to fish these streams.
However, for trout-fishing diehards, there are several options out there for getting in some early trout fishing. Specially regulated streams offer trout-fishing opportunities on a no-kill basis in various places statewide. There are several types.
Catch-and-Release Artificial Lures Only (CRALO) stream sections, including some Keyst...