Trout for Cheat
Is a non-profit organization that has been stocking Rainbow Trout in an 8 mile section of the Cheat River in Preston County for 14 years. Trout are off loaded beginning about 3 miles South of Rowlesburg along Rt. 50 & extending North along Rt. 72 for approximately 5 miles. There are 4 stockings in the spring & 5 in the fall. Each stocking contains approximately a ton of fish most of which range between 2-3 pounds with plenty in the 6-8 pound range. Fisherpersons come to fish the Cheat from 6 different states. Come and try your luck!