Vermont Fish Spawning Season

Lake Trout
Fall
Over rocky shoals along wave swept shorelines
Brook Trout
Fall
Silt free gravel bottoms of streams, or lakes and ponds where upwelling exists
Landlocked Atlantic Salmon
Fall
Tributary streams and lakes
Brown Trout
Fall
Gravely areas of streams and lakes
Rainbow Trout
Spring
Streams
Brown Bullhead
Spring
Stream Bank or Lake Shore
Black Crappie
Spring
Largemouth Bass
Spring
Gravel or sand in lakes, ponds, or swamps
Smallmouth Bass
Spring
Gravel or sand in lakes and pools
Yellow Perch
Spring
Over vegetations or logs in lakes, ponds, and rivers
Walleye
Spring
Tributaries
Pumpkinsed
Late Spring – Summer
Gravel to Sand bottom in areas clear of cover or shade
Chain Pickerel
Spring
Over Vegetation in the shallows
Northern Pike
Spring
Over vegetation in the shallows
Rainbow Smelt

Spring

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Tributary streams from lakes. In some lakes, rocky shores