“Delivering Trout and Happiness Is Our Business”


For over sixty years the Emerson family and Crystal Lake Fisheries have been fulfilling your live trout needs.
Spawning, hatching, and raising our registered strain of Rainbow Trout in pure cold Ozark Mountain spring water at our farm near Ava, Missouri, we provide live Rainbow Trout for fishing. We specialize in private stocking for individuals, organizations, pay fishing lakes and streams, portable trout ponds and sport shows, as well as delivering to states, counties, cities, and parks.
Using our fleet of modern fish hauling trucks, Crystal Lake Fisheries delivers our beautiful Emerson Strain Rainbow Trout to you up to 1,200 miles away, year round.
From fingerlings to catchables to trophies, Crystal Lake Fisheries is your source for live delivery of hard-fighting, beautiful, healthy, delicious Rainbow Trout.