2019-2020 Trout Stocking

Harvest Regulations

  • No Minimum Length Limit; Daily Bag = 5 trout
  • Many of the locations being stocked are Community Fishing Lakes (CFL) or are within a Texas State Park. An angler fishing in a CFL or from a dock, pier, or jetty within a Texas State Park may use no more than two poles.
  • Special limits are in effect on parts of the Guadalupe River.

License Requirements

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Locations and Dates

Dates and locations are subject to change. Most trout stocking occurs between the hours of 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Exact times are unavailable.

Neighborhood Fishin' ponds (marked with * ) will be stocked frequently throughout the season.


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County City Stocking Location Total Dates Hatchery
Bandera Bandera Bandera City Park Lake 578 12/17/2019 AEW
Bandera Vanderpool Lost Maples State Park - Lower 500 1/28/2020 AEW
Bastrop Smithville Buescher State Park 2,000 12/13/2019, 1/2/2020 AEW
Baylor Seymour Seymour Pond North 500 12/4/2019, 1/8/2020, 2/5/2020 PK
Bell Belton Nolan Creek 1,600 12/21/2019, 12/28/2019 AEW
Bell Harker Heights Carl Levin City Park Pond 350 12/18/2019 AEW
Bell Temple Marvin Finn Pond-Sammons Park #2 300 12/8/2019 AEW
Bell Temple Miller Park Pond 1,150 12/8/2019, 3/1/2020 AEW
Bexar San Antonio Earl Scott Pond 650 1/29/2020 AEW
Bexar San Antonio Live Oak City 1,150 12/18/2019, 1/9/2020, 1/15/2020 AEW
Bexar San Antonio Miller's Pond* 3,792 11/27/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/24/2020, 2/21/2020 AEW
Bexar San Antonio Southside Lions Park (Hi-Lions)* 4,744 11/27/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/24/2020, 2/21/2020 AEW
Blanco Blanco Blanco State Park #4 4,500 12/6/2019, 12/20/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/30/2020, 2/28/20 AEW
Bosque Meridian Meridian State Park 2,000 1/9/2020 AEW
Bowie Texarkana Spring Lake Park 4,100 12/19/2019, 1/23/2020, 2/22/2020 TFFC
Brazoria Pearland Centennial Park Pond 1,650 1/22/2020 ETFH
Brazoria West Columbia First Capitol Park Pond 500 12/11/2019 ETFH
Brazos College Station Central Park Pond #1* 1,792 11/27/2019, 12/12/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 AEW
Brazos College Station Cy Miller Pond 828 1/21/2020 ETFH
Brazos College Station John Crompton Park Pond 500 1/16/2020 ETFH
Brewster Marathon Pena Colorado 334 12/18/2019 PK
Briscoe Amarillo Theo (Caprock Canyon) 1,600 12/11/2019 PK
Burleson Caldwell Davidson Creek Pond #1 500 2/5/2020 ETFH
Burleson Somerville Bluestem Pond 500 12/17/2019 ETFH
Cameron Harlingen Harlingen Sports Complex 1,000 2/9/2020 Our apologies, the previously posted date was incorrect. AEW
Camp Pittsburg Pittsburg City Lake 2,000 1/23/2019, 3/1/2020 TFFC
Chambers Mont Belvieu Mont Belvieu City Park 1,500 1/26/2020 ETFH
Collin Allen Bethany Park Pond C 3,200 12/9/2019 TFFC
Collin Frisco Frisco Commons Pond 3,500 2/9/2020 TFFC
Collin McKinney Towne Lake 5,500 2/23/2020 TFFC
Collin Murphy Murphy City Hall Pond 4,000 2/23/2020 TFFC
Collin Prosper Frontier Park Pond 2,640 2/23/2020 TFFC
Colorado Borden Borden City Lake 500 1/10/2020 ETFH
Comal New Braunfels Canyon Tailrace (Guadalupe River) 21,998 12/6/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/20/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/3/2020, 1/10/2020, 1/17/2020, 1/24/2020, 1/31/2020, 3/6/20 AEW
Comal New Braunfels Fischer Park Pond 1 420 12/5/2019 AEW
Comal Spring Branch Guadalupe River State Park (Guadalupe River) 1,250 1/4/2020 AEW
Cooke Gainesville Keneteso Pond 2,500 1/12/2020 TFFC
Cooke Valley View Johnson Branch 2 500 12/4/2019 TFFC
Coryell Copperas Cove Copperas Cove City 1,000 12/12/2019, 2/16/2020 AEW
Crane Crane Crane County Pond 1,000 12/5/2019, 1/14/2020 PK
Dallas Carrollton Josey Ranch Park South Pond 1,000 12/17/2019 TFFC
Dallas Cedar Hill Cedar Hill State Park Perch Pond 1,250 1/15/2020, 2/4/2020 TFFC
Dallas Dallas Kleberg-Rylie Recreation Center 1,400 1/22/2020 TFFC
Dallas Duncanville Lakeside Park* 1,896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 TFFC
Dallas Garland Ablon Park Pond 2,250 1/30/2020 TFFC
Dallas Grand Prairie Mike Lewis Park 2,500 1/16/2020, 2/16/2020 PK
Dallas Mesquite Mesquite City Lake* 3,160 11/27/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/24/2020, 2/21/2020 TFFC
Dallas Rowlett Rowlett Community Park North Pond 1,000 12/18/2019 TFFC
Dallas University Park Caruth Park 1,000 12/3/2019, 1/22/2020 TFFC
Dawson Lamesa Lamesa 9th Street Park Lake 4,000 12/11/2019, 1/29/2020 PK
Denton Denton South Lakes Park Pond* 2,400 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 TFFC
Denton Flower Mound Heritage Park 375 1/8/2020 TFFC
Denton Flower Mound Rheudasil Park 1,250 1/8/2020 TFFC
Denton Lewisville Lewisville Tailrace (Elm Fork Trinity River) 3,100 1/15/2020 & 2/18/2020-postponed indefinitely due to high water TFFC
Ector Odessa Comanche Trails Park 3,500 12/18/2019, 1/9/2020, 2/9/2020, 3/3/2020 PK
El Paso El Paso Ascarate 6,000 12/4/2019, 1/19/2020, 2/5/2020, 3/4/2020 AEW
Ellis Wasahachie Mustang Creek Park 2,000 12/2/2019, 1/14/2020 TFFC
Ellis Waxahachie Sports Complex Park 2,000 12/2/2019, 1/14/2020 TFFC
Erath Stephenville Stephenville Park Pond 1,000 3/1/2020 AEW
Fort Bend Kendleton King Kennedy Memorial Park 850 1/3/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Meadows Place Mark McGrath Park Pond 1,100 12/11/2019 ETFH
Fort Bend Missouri City American Legion Park Pond 1,200 1/3/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Missouri City Blue Ridge Park Pond 700 1/2/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Missouri City Kitty Hollow Lake 1,000 1/3/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Richmond Jones Creek Ranch Park 1,000 1/8/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Rosenberg Bates Allen Park 2 1,000 1/3/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Rosenberg Seabourne Creek Park 1,314 2/16/2020 ETFH
Fort Bend Sugar Land Eldridge Park Pond 700 1/22/2020 ETFH
Ft. Bend Missouri City Missouri City C.P.L.* 3,896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 1/30/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 ETFH
Galveston Friendswood Lake Friendswood 500 2/7/2020 ETFH
Galveston Texas City Carver Park Lake 500 1/28/2020 ETFH
Gillespie Fredericksburg L.B.J. State Park 533 1/3/2020 AEW
Gillespie Fredericksburg Lady Bird (Municipal Park) 200 1/26/2020 AEW
Gonzales Luling Palmetto State Park 1,000 1/8/2020 AEW
Gray Pampa City Pampa City 2,000 12/10/2019, 2/4/2020 PK
Grayson Denison Waterloo Park Pond 6,255 12/12/2019, 1/5/2020, 2/2/2020, 2/23/2020 TFFC
Grayson Pottsboro Pottsboro Lake 1,275 12/11/2019 TFFC
Grayson Sherman Pebblebrook Community Park Pond 1,570 3/1/2020 TFFC
Gregg Kilgore Elder Lake 2,892 12/18/2019 TFFC
Gregg Longview Teague Park 2,500 2/23/2020 TFFC
Hale Hale Center Caudle 1,200 12/8/2019 PK
Harris Baytown Evergreen Pond 2 500 12/11/2019 ETFH
Harris Deer Park Dow Park Pool 500 1/24/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Bane Park Lake 1,071 1/17/2020--delayed until 1/21/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Eisenhower Park Pond 3,600 1/13/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Herman Brown Park Pond 500 1/21/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Kickerillo-Mischer 1,071 1/17/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Mary Jo Peckham Park* 3,160 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Sheldon State Park Children's #1 900 1/8/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Tom Bass I 1,000 1/16/2020 ETFH
Harris Houston Tom Bass III 4,750 1/2/2020 ETFH
Harris Pasadena Burke-Crenshaw Lake* 2,400 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 ETFH
Harris Spring Beaver Pond - Cypress Creek Park 1,500 1/14/2020 ETFH
Harris Spring Big Lake - Cypress Creek Park 2,000 1/14/2020 ETFH
Harris Spring Dennis Johnston Park 1,428 1/17/2020--delayed until 1/22/2020 ETFH
Harris Spring Hart Pundt Lake 1,428 1/17/2020--delayed until 1/22/2020 ETFH
Harris Spring Herman Little Pond* 1,896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 ETFH
Harris Tomball Burroughs Park 1,431 1/17/2020--delayed until 1/21/2020 ETFH
Harrison Waskom Waskom City Pond 1,000 12/17/2019, 2/18/2020 TFFC
Hartley Dalhart Rita Blanca Kids Fishing Pond 2,929 12/10/2019, 2/4/2020 PK
Haskell Haskell Haskell City Park Pond 1150 1/21/2020 2/23/2020 PK
Hays Buda Bradfield Pond 2 1,000 12/20/2019 AEW
Henderson Athens TFFC Casting Pond (Lake Zebco 2) 7,200 December, January and February, various stockings TFFC
Hockley Levelland Breshears Lake 1,600 12/3/2019 PK
Hockley Levelland Lobo Lake 1,600 12/3/2019 PK
Hopkins Sulphur Springs Lake Melton 602 1/26/2020 TFFC
Hopkins Sulphur Springs Peavine Pinion Pond 2,000 2/2/2020 TFFC
Houston Harris Meyer Park Pond 1,071 1/17/2020 ETFH
Howard Big Spring Comanche Trails 4,000 12/3/2019, 1/13/2020 PK
Hunt Greenville Graham Park Pond 2,500 2/16/2020 TFFC
Hunt Wills Point Pear Trees Pond 1,000 2/17/2020 TFFC
Jack Jacksboro Fort Richardson State Park 2,507 12/15/2019, 1/12/2020, 2/9/2020 PK
Jasper Jasper Jasper City Park Pond 1,800 1/26/2020 ETFH
Jefferson Beaumont LNVA Barrier Pond 3,500 12/12/2019, 1/23/2020 ETFH
Jefferson Nederland Doornbos Park 500 2/23/2020 ETFH
Johnson Burleson Bailey Lake 1,600 12/2/2019, 1/8/2020 AEW
Johnson Cleburne Cleburne-Hulen Park 1,300 1/19/2020 AEW
Kaufman Terrell Ben Gill Park Pond 750 11/26/2019 TFFC
Kendall Boerne Boerne City 1,000 12/4/2019 AEW
Kerr Kerrville Louise Hays Park 2,400 12/19/2019, 1/16/2020 AEW
Kimble Junction South Llano River State Park 2,200 12/20/2019, 1/17/2020 AEW
Lampasas Lampasas W. M. Brook Park Lake 700 12/16/2019 AEW
Lee Somerville Nails Creek Pond #1 500 12/17/2019 ETFH
Leon Centerville Fort Boggy State Park 2,600 3/1/2020 ETFH
Limestone Kosse Kosse City Park Pond 700 12/10/2019 AEW
Limestone Mexia Fort Park State Park (Springfield) 1,000 1/26/2020 AEW
Llano Llano Llano River (Castell downstream) 2,400 12/11/2019 AEW
Mason Mason Llano at James Crossing (Hwy 2389) 2,500 12/7/2019, 1/29/2020 AEW
McCulloch Brady Richards Park - Upper 1,000 12/10/2019, 1/15/2020 PK
McLennan McGregor Amsler Park 3,200 12/12/2019, 1/30/2020, 2/2/2020 AEW
McLennan Waco Buena Vista Park Lake* 896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 AEW
McLennan Waco Nora Pond 400 12/11/2019, 2/2/2020-moved to Amsler Park due to low water AEW
Medina Castroville Landmark Inn State Historical Site (Mill Tailrace) 1,000 2/9/2020 AEW
Midland Midland Beal Park Lake 1,000 12/18/2019, 2/26/2020 PK
Midland Midland C. J. Kelly Park Pond 2,000 12/18/2019, 1/7/2020, 2/26/2020 PK
Mineola Wood Bridge Bob's Pond 1,250 2/9/2020 TFFC
Mitchell Colorado City Ruddick Park 400 12/12/2019, 1/9/2020 PK
Montgomery Conroe Carl Barton Jr. Park Pond 2,500 1/2/2020, 2/6/2020 ETFH
Morris Daingerfield Daingerfield State Park 4,000 1/19/2020 TFFC
Nacogdoches Nacogdoches Lakeside Park Pond 769 1/26/2020 ETFH
Nueces Corpus Christi West Guth Park Pond 1,000 1/9/2020 AEW
Ochiltree Perryton Lake Fryer 2,000 12/5/2019, 1/7/2020 PK
Orange Vidor Claiborne West Park 1,000 1/13/2020, 2/4/2020 ETFH
Palo Pinto Graford Possum Kingdom Tailrace 12,000 11/27/2019, 12/19/2019, 1/2/2020, 1/16/2020, 1/30/2020, 2/14/2020, 2/17/20, 2/27/2020 PK
Parker Weatherford Holland Lake Park 2,000 12/6/2019, 1/3/2020, 2/6/2020 TFFC
Potter Amarillo Medical Center South* 4,424 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 PK
Rains Emory Emory City Park Lake 250 2/19/2020 TFFC
Randall Canyon Canyon Southeast Park Lake 1,666 12/12/2019, 1/15/2020 PK
Robertson Hearne Hearne Eastside Park Pond [59] 1,000 2/22/2020 ETFH
Rockwall Rockwall Myers Park 1,400 1/29/2020 TFFC
San Patricio Mathis Lake Corpus Christi 2,200 1/27/2020 AEW
Shackelford Abilene Fort Griffin State Historic Site, Pond 1 1,050 12/15/2019, 1/26/2020, 2/16/2020 PK
Smith Chandler Winchester Lake 1,000 12/14/2019, 1/14/2020 TFFC
Smith Tyler Faulkner Park Lake 1,900 11/26/2019, 1/8/2020 TFFC
Smith Tyler Tyler State Park 2,030 12/5/2019, 1/16/2020 TFFC
Smith Tyler Woldert Park Pond 1,700 11/26/2019, 1/8/2020 TFFC
Somervell Glen Rose Glen Rose Town Lake 2,800 12/4/2019, 1/8/2020 PK
Somervell Glen Rose Paluxy River at Dinosaur Valley SP 800 2/17/2020 AEW
Tarrant Fort Worth Greenbriar Park* 1,896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 TFFC
Tarrant Fort Worth River Park Clear Fork of the Trinity River 3,703 1/22/2020, 2/5/2020 PK
Tarrant Fort Worth Trinity Park Clear Fork Trinity River 5,253 1/7/2020, 2/5/2020, 2/26/2020 PK
Tarrant Hurst Hurst Chisholm Park* 1,896 11/27/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/24/2020, 2/21/2020 TFFC
Tarrant Keller Bear Creek Park 1,750 12/18/2019, 1/25/2020 TFFC
Tarrant Kennedale Sonora Park 1,600 1/6/2020, 2/20/2020 PK
Tarrant Mansfield Chandler Park 400 12/4/2019 TFFC
Tarrant Mansfield Chris Burkett Service Center Pond 100 12/12/2019 TFFC
Tarrant Mansfield Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park 350 12/12/2019 TFFC
Tarrant Mansfield Rose Park 465 12/2/2019 PK
Tarrant North Richland Hills Linda Spurlock Park 400 2/27/2020 TFFC
Taylor Abilene Cal Young Park Lake 2,876 12/11/19, 1/12/2020, 2/4/2020 PK
Taylor Abilene Elm Creek Buffalo Wallow 450 12/11/2019, 1/8/2020, 2/4/2020 PK
Titus Mt. Pleasant Bob Sandlin State Park 2,500 12/19/2019, 1/26/2020, 2/18/2020 TFFC
Titus Mt. Pleasant Heritage Park Lake 1,000 12/17/2019 TFFC
Tom Green San Angelo Oakes Street* 2,656 11/27/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/24/2020, 2/21/2020 PK
Travis Austin Bullfrog Pond* 896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 AEW
Travis Austin Camp Mabry 2,000 2/27/2020 AEW
Travis Austin Kingfisher Lake* 1,792 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 AEW
Travis Austin Onion Creek - Upper Falls 1,500 2/2/2020 AEW
Tyler Woodville Magnolia Ridge Pond (Town Bluff Project) 1,700 12/4/2019 ETFH
Uvalde Leakey Garner State Park (Frio River) 2,500 12/18/2019, 1/15/2020 Our apologies, the previously posted date was incorrect. AEW
VanZandt Canton Two - Acre Lake 1,000 12/4/2019 TFFC
Ward Monahans Monahans Perch Pond 2,000 12/5/2019 PK
Wichita Wichita Falls Plum Lake 1,600 12/19/2019, 1/30/2020, 3/8/2020 PK
Wichita Wichita Falls South Weeks* 896 11/27/2019, 12/13/2019, 12/27/2019, 1/10/2020, 1/24/2020, 2/7/2020, 2/21/2020, 3/6/2020 PK
Williamson Georgetown Blue Hole Park Lake 1,250 1/15/2020 AEW
Williamson Round Rock Shirley McDonald Park Pond 500 1/21/2020 AEW
Total to be Stocked351,200

For further information:

AEW (A.E. Wood Fish Hatchery): 512-353-0572
ETFH (East Texas State Fish Hatchery): 409-698-2052
PK (Possum Kingdom Fish Hatchery): 940-779-2301
TFFC (Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center): 903-676-2277
TPWD Inland Fisheries, Austin: 1-512-389-4444

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