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DNR Fisheries AreasHalls (Stockwell) Creek Fishery Area

Halls (Stockwell) Creek Fishery Area, a class 2 trout stream, is considered an "Areas of Special Natural Resource Interest" (ASNRI). The property also includes emergent wet meadow wetland, forested wetland, and cultural sites.


Halls (Stockwell) Creek Fishery Area is in Jackson County, Cleveland, Garden Valley, and Alma Townships; T 24N, R 5W, sections 27, 34, 35; T 23N, R 5W, sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 12; T 23N, R 4W, sections 7, 16, 17, 18.


Angling opportunities

Shore and wading for trout. Category 4 trout regulation - bag limit 3, minimum size 12 inches (brown trout), 8 inches (brook trout).

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hunting - bear, deer, small game, and turkey
  • Trapping
  • Hiking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Fishing - brook and brown trout
  • Bird watching
  • Berry picking
  • Canoeing


Halls Creek Fishery Area is managed for trout fishing and habitat (instream restoration work), hunting, and trapping.

Interim forest management plan (2016) [PDF]


For questions and comments contact:

Fisheries Biologist
Department of Natural Resources
910 Hwy 54 East
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Last revised: Monday February 20 2017