Kern County Parks: Trout season begins Nov. 20

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Trout season begins Nov. 20 at Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area.

The Kern County Parks and Recreation Department said Lake Evans will be stocked with rainbow trout weighing up to 15 pounds each. A small number of fish will be trophy sized, 3 pounds or more. Most of the fish will be between ¾ and 1¼ pounds.

Trout season runs through March. Daily permits are $6 for adults and $1 for children 15 and under who intend to fish.

Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area is 23 miles southwest of Bakersfield and 12 miles northeast of Taft.