Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091

December 7, 2021

Tokul Creek to open early from Fish Hatchery Road Bridge to boundary marker

Action: Opens gamefish seasons.

Effective date: Immediately, through Jan. 14, 2022.

Species affected: Trout, steelhead, and other gamefish.

Location: Tokul Creek, from Fish Hatchery Road Bridge to boundary marker downstream of diversion dam.

Rules: Gamefish open, statewide min. size/daily limit, except: Cutthroat trout and wild rainbow trout min. size 14". Anti-snagging Rule in effect. Closed daily from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Reason for action: Tokul Creek hatchery has achieved adequate early winter steelhead brood stock on hand to meet egg-take goals.

Additional information: This section of Tokul Creek will remain open under permanent rule beginning Jan. 15, as listed in the 2021-22 Washington Sport Fishing Rules pamphlet.

Information contact: Team Mill Creek, 425-775-1311

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on fishing seasons and regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at (360) 902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellfish Rule Change hotline call (360)796-3215 or toll free 1-866-880-5431.

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