: Horsethief Reservoir: Horsethief is draining and is very low! Salvage is Over!!!
Brown Bullhead catfish were illegally introduced into Horsethief about 5 years ago. The reservoir will begin to be drained on September 8th.
Trout fishing has become difficult with how low the water actually is. It should now be unfishable..
Reported by: Sportsman's Warehouse Boise
Lures & Spinners
About: -Horsethief Reservoir: Horsethief is owned by the Fish and Game
Department and is kept full of water throughout the year and is managed strictly
as a family trout fishing water. Access is via a 1 ½ mile gravel road off of the
Warm Lake highway. Large numbers of rainbow trout are stocked in the spring and
fall months which maintains good fishing throughout the year. Trout fishing for
9-12 inch fish is usually very good to excellent in the spring, fall, and winter