Area’s trout stocking schedule announced

Trout season is almost here, and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has announced stocking schedules for the area.

With the season opening on March 31 at 8 a.m., stocking will begin on March 13 and will continue through late May.

The stocking schedule, including type of trout stocked, date of stocking, and meeting place for interested observers/volunteers is listed below.

¯ Akeley Run (Brown Trout) – March 13. Meeting place: Russell P.O. SR 62, 9:30 a.m.

¯ Blue Eye Run (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – April 2 and May 8. Meeting place: Eldred Hill Road bridge (April 2) 9 a.m. Spring Creek Fire Hall parking lot (May 8) 9 a.m.

¯ Brokenstraw Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – April 11 and April 30. Meeting place: Spring Creek Fire Hall parking lot (April 11) 9 a.m. Spring Creek Fire Hall parking lot (April 30) 9 a.m.

¯ Browns Run (Rainbow Trout) – April 10 and May 9. Meeting place: SR59 Bridge (April 10 and May 9), 9:45 a.m.

¯ Caldwell Creek (Brown Trout) – March 15 and May 2. Meeting place: Grand Valley SR27 (March 15 and May 2), 9:30 a.m.

¯ East Branch Spring Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 14. Meeting place: Spring Creek Fire Hall parking lot, 9:30 a.m.

¯ East Branch Tionesta Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 12, April 3, May 16, May 18. Meeting place: Kane Post Office (April 3 and May 18, 9 a.m.), Ranger Station Sheffield (March 12, May 16 10:00 a.m.)

¯ East Hickory Creek (Brook and Rainbow Trout) – April 6, May 14. Meeting place: Clarendon Post Office (April 6, 11:30 a.m.), West Hickory Access Area (May 14, 11:45 a.m.)

¯ Farnsworth (Brook Trout) – April 6, April 20, May 23. Meeting place: Clarendon Post Office (11:30 a.m., April 6, April 20, May 23)

¯ Fourmile Run (Rainbow Trout) – April 10, May 9. Meeting place: SR59 Bridge (9:45 a.m., April 9 and May 10)

¯ Hemlock Run (Rainbow Trout) – March 13. Meeting place: Russell Post Office, 9:30 a.m.

¯ Jackson Run (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 13 and May 11. Meeting place: Russell Post Office, 9:30 a,m, (March 13), Chandlers Valley. 9:30 a.m. (May 11)

¯ Little Brokenstraw Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 16 and May 1. Meeting place: Lottsville SR857, 9:00 a.m. (both dates)

¯ Perry Magee Run (Brook and Brown Trout) – April 14 and May 14. Meeting place: Tidioute Post Office, 11:30 a.m. (April 14), West Hickory access area, 11:45 a.m. (May 14)

¯ Pine Creek (Brown Trout) – March 20 and May 7. Meeting place: Grand Valley SR27, 9:30 a.m. (both dates)

¯ Queen Creek (Brook Trout) – April 6. Meeting place: West Hickory Access area, 12:00 p.m.

¯ Sixmile Run (Rainbow Trout) – April 10. Meeting place: SR59 bridge, 9:45 a.m.

¯ South Branch Tionesta Creek (Brook Trout) – March 22 and May 17. Meeting place: Ranger Station Sheffield, 11:30 a.m. (both dates)

¯ Spring Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 14 and May 8. Meeting place: Spring Creek Fire Hall parking lot, 9:00 a.m. (both dates)

¯ Thompson Run (Brook and Brown Trout) – March 14. Meeting place: Tidioute Post Office, 11:30 a.m.

¯ Tidioute Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 14 and May 14. Meeting place: Tidioute Post Office, 9:30 a.m. (both dates)

¯ Tionesta Creek (Brown and Rainbow Trout) – March 15, March 28, April 16, May 15. Meeting place: Mayburg Bridge, 11:30 a.m. (March 15, April 16), Barnes SR666 and SR948, 10:30 a.m. (March 28), Marienville Uni-Mart, 11:30 a.m. (May 15)

¯ Twomile Run (Rainbow Trout) – March 20. Meeting place: Kane Post Office, 11:00 a.m.

¯ West Branch Caldwell Creek (Rainbow Trout) – March 15, May 2. Meeting place: Grand Valley SR27, 9:30 a.m. (both dates)

¯ West Branch Tionesta Creek (Brook Trout) – March 30, April 19. Meeting place: Clarendon Post Office, 11:45 a.m. (all dates).

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