Utah Fly-fishing Reports
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(Feb 12) Access is restricted by snow, but one angler stated that he was capable of getting to Kent's Lake on a snowmobile. Fishing was great and regular during mid-day. The angler caught countless tiny rainbows and some tigers as much as 16 ins.
(Jan 31) Access is limited by snowfall. One angler reports that he surely could arrive at Kent's Lake by snowmobile. Fishing ended up being good and regular during mid-day. Lots of small rainbows were caught with some tigers up to 16 inches blended in.
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout
AVOID WHIRLING ILLNESS
(Feb 12) Flows are reasonable and clear. You may want to be stealthy to prevent spooking fish. Surface ice frequently forms and may make fishing tough. The slow-moving runs have actually less air in cold temperatures, so target stretches with fast-moving liquid in between deep swimming pools.
(Jan 31) Flows are reasonable and obvious, and stealth is necessary to prevent spooking seafood. Surface ice frequently kinds and may even make fishing difficult. The slow-moving runs have less air in cold temperatures, so target extends with fast-moving water between deep pools.
Benches Pond Reservoir
No current reports.
Blacksmith Fork River
Brook Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, Whitefish
(Feb 12) Anglers are finding success making use of small nymphs (size 18 and 20 midge habits or smaller classic nymphs). You might also would like to try dead-drifting little leech patterns under an indication. Eggs and San Juan worms are working as top-fly, attractor patterns. Most individuals are getting a mixture of trout and whitefish. Most trout may be browns since they're experiencing some post-spawn appetite. The upper exercises of Blacksmith Fork River is tough to access due to snowfall and ice. Discover nevertheless fishable water inside reduced places.
(Feb 5) Anglers find success utilizing little nymphs 18 and 20 midge habits or smaller classic nymphs. Dead-drifting small leech patterns under an indication have now been successful. Eggs and San Juan worms will work as top-fly, attractor habits. Many individuals are catching a mix of trout and whitefish. Most trout are browns simply because they're experiencing some post-spawn appetite. Top of the stretches of the Blacksmith Fork River are a little more hard to access as a result of snow and ice. There is certainly still fishable water in the reduced places.
(Jan 31) Angling force is light recently, nevertheless the fishing is great. Anglers report success utilizing little pheasant tails and midges. Use commonsense and careful attention whenever venturing completely.
(Jan 22) Angling force is light recently, nevertheless the fishing was decent. Anglers report success making use of little pheasant tails and midges. Use common sense and extreme caution when venturing aside.
Boulder Hill Lakes
Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout
(Feb 12) a few of the ponds tend to be closed to fishing until April 2016. Check the Utah Fishing Guidebook to find out those that are shut. Most of the ponds need to have safe ice, but access is bound by snow.
Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout
(Feb 12) a lengthy hike through deep snowfall awaits fishermen who hope to fish this reservoir. Past reports indicate limited fishing success. But the girth and dimensions (16 to 17 inches) of resident rainbow trout consistently draw anglers on the ice.
(Feb 5) Access from the highway to the liquid's advantage is challenging as a result of deep snowfall.
(Jan 28) Ice is 8 to 10 inches dense. Rainbows which range from 13 to 16 inches very long are increasingly being caught in about 15 foot of liquid. Fishermen will have to hike through two feet of snow to access the ice. Typical tackle is made of jigs, pipe jigs or Kastmasters baited with a worm.
Clinton City Park Pond
Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Rainbow Trout
Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout
(Feb 12) Snow is making it hard to access the creek.
Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout
Duck Fork Reservoir
Colorado River Cutthroat Trout, Tiger Trout (hybrid)
East Fork of Sevier River
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout
FISH CONSUMPTION ADVISORY
(Feb 12) liquid flows tend to be below 10 cfs. Surface ice usually types in winter and can even make fishing difficult. The slow-moving works have actually less air now of year, so target stretches with fast-moving water in the middle deep swimming pools.
(Jan 31) Flows are below 10 cfs. Surface ice frequently types in cold weather and may make fishing difficult. The slow-moving runs have less oxygen in winter, so target stretches with fast-moving water in-between deep swimming pools. Black Canyon frequently stays ice-free in the winter season as a result of spring inflow.
(Feb 12) Anglers who can access the complete reservoir on snow devices can hook some tiger and cutthroat trout when you look at the 15- to 17-inch size range. Considering creel review data, fishermen will see many cutthroats within the 15- to 16-inch dimensions range with at the most 18 to 19 ins towards the top end. Cutthroats will be more common than tigers, which wake up to 22 ins. White, chartreuse or yellowish pipe jigs or curly end grubs, tipped with worms or chub animal meat is recommended.
(Feb 5) a snow machine is the greatest option to access and cross the lake now. Parking regarding north-end is limited to your pull-outs cleared by snowplows. Anticipate ice becoming 10 inches dense.
(Jan 28) a snow device is the better solution to access and get across the lake today. Parking in the north end is restricted into the pull-outs cleared by snowplows. Expect ice become 10 inches thick.See also: