Steelhead to be stocked in Blue Mountain Meadow and Squaw Creek ponds

Personnel from Idaho Fish and Game’s Pahsimeroi Hatchery will release 100 steelhead each in Blue Mountain Meadow Pond and Squaw Creek Pond by Friday, April 26.

Blue Mountain Meadow Pond is adjacent to the golf course in Challis. Squaw Creek Pond is located about 3 miles west of Clayton on Highway 75, then north across the Salmon River on the Squaw Creek Road .8 of a mile.

The trout limit is 6, all species combined. Steelhead stocked in ponds are considered in the trout bag limit. Both ponds will also receive hundreds of catchable rainbow trout in the coming weeks.

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