Spring Trout Season Planned For Mid-February
If you love Rainbow Trout and fishing get ready for the fun at Lake Fairfax Park as spring trout season gets underway. The Fairfax County Park Authority will be stocking the lake on February 15, March 1, 15 and 29, and again on April 12, 2013. (Stocking takes may change depending on weather conditions.) Suppliers will deliver 1,000 pounds of Rainbow Trout and Golden Trout for each stocking which will take place mid-day.
Anglers can purchase Lake Fairfax Park Season Trout passes for 2013 at the Main Office. Passes are valid for the entire calendar year. Adult passes (16-64) are $60. A child’s pass (6-15) is $30. Senior passes for those 65 years of age and older are $45.
Fishing regulations at the lake require that passes are displayed at all times. A six fish daily limit per person is enforced, as is one line, one pole per person. A Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) state issued freshwater fishing license is required for fishermen ages 16 and older. A Virginia state trout stamp is not required.
For more information call 703-471-5415. Lake Fairfax is located at 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive in Reston, VA.