The 2014/15 Catch and Release season will open November 14th . Fishing hours are from 8 a.m. till 4 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. A state fishing license and the trout stamp are needed to fish catch and release season. Also, please remember that fisherman must adhere to using zone 1 regulations throughout each of the three zones during the catch and release season.
Please remember that fisherman can fish at the Niangua access area or any area on the Niangua river any day of the week and 24 hours a day if desired. If fisherman are going to possess any trout from the Niangua river, they must have a State fishing license and a trout stamp. If you are not fishing for trout, and will not possess any trout, you only have to purchase the state fishing license.