Trout Areas

Missouri has a wealth of trout waters, including red, white, and blue ribbon areas that support naturally reproducing trout. Use this page to find great trout fishing around the state and throughout the year.

Special Area Search

Large Trout Lake
Area County
Lake Taneycomo Taney
Trout Parks
Area County
Bennett Spring State Park Dallas
Maramec Spring Park Phelps
Montauk State Park Dent
Roaring River State Park Barry
Blue Ribbon Trout Area
Area County
Barren Fork Creek Shannon
Blue Springs Creek Crawford
Crane Creek Lawrence, Stone
Current River (Blue Ribbon) Dent
Eleven Point River Oregon
Little Piney Creek Phelps
Mill Creek Phelps
North Fork of the White River Ozark
Spring Creek Phelps
Red Ribbon Trout Area (All Lures)
Area County
North Fork of the White River Ozark
Red Ribbon Trout Area (Artificial Lures)
Area County
Dry Fork Creek Dent
Meramec River Crawford
White Ribbon Trout Area
Area County
Capps Creek Newton
Current River (White Ribbon) Shannon
Eleven Point River Oregon
Hickory Creek Newton
Little Piney Creek Phelps
Niangua River Dallas
Roaring River Barry
Roubidoux Creek Pulaski
White Ribbon Trout Area (Mar 1 - Oct 31)
Area County
Stone Mill Spring Pulaski
White Ribbon Trout Area (Nov 1 - Feb 28)
Area County
Hickory Creek Newton
Stone Mill Spring Pulaski
Winter Trout Fishing Area
Area County
Boathouse Lake St. Louis City
Capitol Federal Sports Complex Clay
Carp Lake St. Louis
Chaumiere Lake Clay
Cleveland Lake (Belton) Cass
Coot Lake Jackson
Cosmo-Bethel Lake Boone
Everyday Pond Buchanan
Giessing Lake (Farmington) St. Francois
Island Lake St. Louis
January-Wabash Park Lake St. Louis
Jefferson Lake St. Louis City
Jesse James Park Lake Clay
Johnston Lake Cass
Kiwanis Lake (Mexico) Audrain
Koeneman Park Lake St. Louis
Krug Park Lagoon Buchanan
Lakes 21 and 28 (August A. Busch CA) St. Charles
Lakes 3, 22 and 23 (August A. Busch CA) St. Charles
Legion Lake 1 Perry
Liberty Park Pond (Sedalia) Pettis
McKay Park Lake (Jefferson City) Cole
O'Fallon Park Lake St. Louis City
Plover Lake Jackson
Rotary Lake (Jackson) Cape Girardeau
Spur Pond (Kirksville) Adair
Tilles Park Lake St. Louis
Union City Lake Franklin
Veterans Park Lake (Fulton) Callaway
Vlasis Park Lake St. Louis
Walker Lake St. Louis
Wild Acres Park Lake St. Louis

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This is NOT a legal document. Regulations are subject to revision during the current year.
Refer to the Wildlife Code.