Fishing in Utah

Utah offers great fishing and boating opportunities for all anglers year-round. Purchase your Utah fishing license today, find best fishing sports near you, and more.

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Top Fishing Spots in Utah

East Canyon State Park
Tucked away in the mountains of northeastern Utah, East Canyon Reservoir is a popular destination for boating, fishing, and camping.
East Canyon Reservoir
Tucked in the mountains, this lake is just a short drive from Salt Lake City.
Utah Lake State Park
This Lake State Park is located in Provo, Utah. This park is very popular for families who love to spend time together outside.

Common Catches in Utah

Cutthroat Trout
Cutthroat Trout
Cutthroat trout are the most widely distributed of all the western trouts of North America.
Rainbow Trout
Rainbow Trout
The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.
Golden Trout
Golden Trout
The golden trout is considered to be a highly desirable and almost mystical species.
Walleye
Walleye
The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.
Yellow Perch
Yellow Perch
The yellow perch, unlike the so-called white perch, Morone americana, is a true perch, not a bass.
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfish
The channel catfish is very highly regarded for its food and sports value.

Types of Fishing in Utah

Lake & Pond Structures

Lake & Pond Structures

Learn about the structures in lakes and ponds. Learn where to find fish, tips and more.

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River Fishing

River Fishing

Get river fishing tips, freshwater fishing techniques and more to help you catch more fish

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