March 30 Is Opening Day of Trout in 18 of the Southeastern Counties
Time: 8 a.m.
Minimum Size: Seven (7) inches
Fishing Hours: 24 hours a day, after the 8 a.m. opener
Regular season (opening day thru Labor Day)
5 (combined species)
Extended season (Jan. 1-Feb. 28) & (day after Labor Day-Dec. 31)
3 (combined species)
Streams on county borders that are part of Regional Opening Day:
- Mahantango Creek, between Northumberland and Dauphin counties. This is the ONLY stream in Northumberland County opening on the earlier date.
- West Branch Mahantango Creek, between Snyder and Juniata counties. This is the ONLY stream in Snyder County opening on the earlier date.
- Two streams in Carbon County -- Lizard Creek and Mahoning Creek