Jesse James Park Lake


Trout permits are required if trout are kept.

Year-round: statewide trout methods and limits. Only 3 poles may be used.



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Winter Trout Fishing Area

Rainbow trout are stocked in the winter beginning in early November.

Fishing is permitted year-round during normal park or area hours. Unless indicated in the area rules, trout may be taken by pole and line using all types of lures and baits under statewide limits. A trout permit is required to keep trout.

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Refer to the Wildlife Code.

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Knowing regulations and permits definitions helps you abide by the Wildlife Code of Missouri.