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Seasonal Catch and Release Trout Streams

The following streams are stocked in early October (plus early April in Swift Camp Creek) and have a catch and release season (no harvest) from October 1 through March 31, except in Swift Camp Creek where the catch and release season is October 1 through May 31. Only artificial baits may be used during the catch and release season. Statewide regulations apply April through September.

  • Bark Camp Creek– Whitley County: 3.9 miles
  • Beaver Creek– Wayne County: Hwy 90 bridge upstream to Hwy 200 bridge - 2.8 miles
  • Big Bone Creek– Boone County: Inside the Big Bone Lick State Park – 2.1 miles
  • Cane Creek– Laurel County: 6.6 miles
  • Casey Creek– Trigg County: 3.6 miles
  • Clear Creek– Bell County: Hwy 190 bridge down stream to mouth – 4.5 miles
  • East Fork, Indian Creek– Menifee County: 5.3 miles
  • Elk Spring Creek– Wayne County: 2.8 miles
  • Floyds Fork– Jefferson County: Within the Parklands of Floyds Fork – 3.0 miles
  • Gunpowder Creek– Boone County: Within Sperty Park– 1.5 miles
  • Left Fork, Beaver Creek– Floyd County: Hwy 122 bridge upstream – 3.6 miles
  • Otter Creek– Meade County: Ft. Knox Military Reservation and Otter Creek Park – 9.7 miles
  • Rock Creek– McCreary County: Bell Farm bridge upstream to Tennessee border – 9.8 miles
  • Swift Camp Creek– Wolfe County: Within Clifty Wilderness Area – 8.0 miles
  • Trammel Fork– Allen County: Upstream from the mouth of Little Trammel Creek – 4.4 miles