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Fishing Info, Updates, Events and More

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Discover everything you need to know about fishing in Utah! We provide information on the best fishing spots, recent stocking events, and a beginner’s guide to fishing. Plus, stay tuned for our upcoming fishing app that will revolutionize the way you fish!

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Our Story

We started Utah Stocked Fish to share our love for fishing with others. As lifelong fishing enthusiasts, we know all the best spots to catch a variety of fish in Utah.

Learn to fish in Utah

Best Fishing Locations

Family Friendly Fishing

Fish Stocking Events

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Fish Species in Utah

Utah’s diverse aquatic ecosystems are home to a variety of fish species, offering unique angling experiences.

Updates

Fish Stocking Locations

Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Known for its deep, clear waters, this reservoir is a favorite among anglers for its abundant trout and smallmouth bass. The stunning red canyon walls that surround the reservoir make for a picturesque fishing experience.

Lake Powell

This man-made reservoir on the Colorado River is renowned for its bass and catfish. Its vast size and the surrounding desert landscape provide a unique fishing environment. The lake’s numerous side canyons offer peaceful, secluded spots for fishing, while the main channel provides more challenging deep-water fishing opportunities. With over 1,900 miles of shoreline, Lake Powell offers endless exploration and adventure for every angler.

Strawberry Reservoir

Located in the Uinta National Forest, Strawberry Reservoir is Utah’s most popular fishery, known for its large cutthroat and rainbow trout. The reservoir’s high elevation and mountainous surroundings make it a beautiful spot for fishing.

Bear Lake

On the Utah-Idaho border, Bear Lake is famous for its turquoise waters and the unique cutthroat trout subspecies that can only be found here. The lake’s large size and depth make it an exciting challenge for experienced anglers.

Stocked Fish Species

Rainbow Trout

Scientifically known as Oncorhynchus mykiss, is a species of trout native to cold-water tributaries of the Pacific Ocean. It is renowned for its vibrant coloration, with a broad reddish stripe along its lateral line and speckled black spots adorning its silver body, making it a favorite among anglers and nature enthusiasts alike.

Tiger Trout

A hybrid of a Brook Trout and a Brown Trout, is known for its striking pattern of worm-like markings across its body. This unique and aggressive fish is a favorite among anglers for its fighting spirit and the challenge it presents.

Wipers

A hybrid of Striped Bass and White Bass, are known for their aggressive feeding habits and high-speed pursuits, making them a thrilling catch for anglers. They feature a silvery, elongated body with several horizontal dark stripes, combining the best traits of their parent species.

Bass

Utah has excellent bass fishing in many of its lakes and reservoirs. Largemouth bass are commonly caught at Utah Lake, Sand Hollow Reservoir, and Quail Creek Reservoir. Smallmouth bass can be found in the clear waters of Flaming Gorge and Lake Powell, providing exciting action for anglers.

Fishing Reports

Casting Lines and Catching Prizes

A Comprehensive Report on Utah’s Prime Fishing Spots

Reeling

in Success

An In-Depth Analysis of Recent Fishing Trends in Utah’s Top Lakes and Reservoirs

Get Ready for Our New Fishing App!

We’re working hard to create a new app that will give you access to real-time fishing reports, maps of fishing spots, and a social community of fellow anglers. Sign up for our newsletter to stay informed about the app’s progress and be the first to download it when it’s ready!

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