Tell a friend Send us feedback

Fishing News in United States

Check out what is going on in UTAH.

Read fresh and local fishing news from your favorite online sources in UTAH.

Browse through the list below or search news about hot fishing spots, reports and conditions nearby a specific location.

Search Fishing News


UTAH Fishing News

  • DWR offers free fly fishing clinic Saturday in Price
  • The clinic begins at 8:30 a.m. “Fly fishing is a fun and versatile method of catching fish that often looks harder than it really is,” says Walt Maldonado, DWR wildlife recreation specialist in southeastern Utah. “If you’re looking for a new ...
  • Sun Advocate
  • -
  • 9/26/2017 4:11:00 PM
  • Utah: New Fish Species at Scofield
  • Six-inch tiger muskies are transferred from a DWR hatchery truck to DWR biologists who will stock them in Scofield Reservoir. Biologists hope the fast-growing muskie, above, will help control Utah chubs that have proliferated in the reservoir. DWR adopts a
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Utah Fly Fishing Clinic Sept. 30
  • Price clinic is set for September 30, 2017. PRICE — Are you looking for a new angle on fishing? If you're a fly fishing beginner — or you've never tried it before — the Division of Wildlife Resources is holding a free clinic you won't want to miss.
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 9/22/2017 5:21:00 AM
  • Autumn, one of best times to fish
  • SALT LAKE CITY — Autumn leaves and cool weather equals great fishing. There are many reasons why fall is a prime time to fish in Utah. Fewer anglers, and fewer recreational boaters, top the list. “If a person wants to enjoy great fishing,” says Randy ...
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 9/21/2017 10:59:00 AM
  • Gone Fishing Dual Sport Adventures Part 5 | The Wildfire
  • You have a great trip planned and things seem to happen to try and get you to cancel your trip. We had been planning a trip to Southern Utah that was going to be full of riding and fishing. We had everything planned out: where we were camping, what routes
  • Dirt Rider
  • -
  • 9/20/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • Zinke signs order to expand hunting, fishing on public lands
  • He also said that Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument will be downsized. Land Tawney, CEO of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, hailed Zinke’s order, saying lack of access to hunting and fishing sites was the No. 1 reason cited by sportsmen for giving up ...
  • Cortez Journal
  • -
  • 9/19/2017 12:07:00 AM
  • Learn to Fly Fish in Utah
  • Catching tiger trout on a fly rod is a thrill. You can learn how at the free clinic. Photo courtesy of Tom Ogden Price clinic is set for September 30, 2017. PRICE — Are you looking for a new angle on fishing? If you're a fly fishing beginner — or you ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 9/18/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • Fall creates prime fishing conditions on Utah lakes
  • This information was provided via news release to the Standard-Examiner. It was edited for style, length and clarity. There are many reasons why fall is a prime time to fish in Utah. Fewer anglers—and fewer recreational boaters—top the list. “If you ...
  • Ogden Standard-Examiner
  • -
  • 9/17/2017 9:55:00 PM
  • Free Utah fly fishing clinic to help beginners get started
  • The state Division of Wildlife Resources is hosting a free fly-fishing clinic for beginners on Sept. 30 in Price. The clinic will cover gear needs, fly selection, fly fishing on lakes and rivers, casting and lure presentation. After a classroom session ...
  • Salt Lake Tribune
  • -
  • 9/16/2017 5:07:00 PM
  • Learn How to Fly Fish at Free Clinic
  • The clinic begins at 8:30 a.m. “Fly fishing is a fun and versatile method of catching fish that often looks harder than it really is,” says Walt Maldonado, DWR wildlife recreation specialist in southeastern Utah. “If you’re looking for a new way to ...
  • Emery County Progress
  • -
  • 9/15/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • Zinke signs order to expand hunting, fishing on public lands
  • He also said that Utah's Bears Ears National Monument will be downsized. Land Tawney, CEO of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, hailed Zinke's order, saying lack of access to hunting and fishing sites was the No. 1 reason cited by sportsmen for giving up time
  • Elko Daily Free Press
  • -
  • 9/15/2017 11:41:00 PM
  • Zinke signs order to expand hunting, fishing on public lands
  • He also said that Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument will be downsized. Land Tawney, CEO of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, hailed Zinke’s order, saying lack of access to hunting and fishing sites was the No. 1 reason cited by sportsmen for giving up ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
  • -
  • 9/15/2017 10:56:00 PM
  • Three new fish species introduced to Scofield Reservoir
  • For a time, the reservoir was even listed among Utah’s Blue Ribbon fishing waters, some of the best fishing waters in the state. The presence of Utah chub has caused angler satisfaction to decline in recent years, though. Utah chub reproduce prolifically .
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 9/14/2017 6:42:00 AM
  • Autumn is Prime Time for Utah Fishing
  • Fall colors, blue skies, cool weather and fewer crowds mean great fishing! There are many reasons why fall is a prime time to fish in Utah. Fewer anglers — and fewer recreational boaters — top the list. "If you want to enjoy great fishing," says Randy ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 9/11/2017 7:41:00 AM
  • Conference Circuit: Fish and Wildlife
  • The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies’ 107th Annual Meeting begins in Sandy, Utah, in the coming days. More than 700 attendees are expected. More than 700 leaders from fish and wildlife agencies and conservation groups from all 50 states ...
  • Associations Now
  • -
  • 9/8/2017 1:13:00 AM
  • Opioid-addicted zebrafish could be key to finding new human treatment
  • In the process, they discovered that zebrafish can become opioid addicts. Researchers at the University of Utah hope their study of the addicted fish could be helpful in creating new treatments for humans. They outlined their findings in a paper recently .
  • wvgazettemail.com
  • -
  • 9/1/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • Video: Fly Fishing the Weber River in Utah
  • Weber River, Utah from Derek Philippon on Vimeo. Derek Philippon made his way to the Weber River in Utah and captured some nice footage along the way. Nice job. To check out more from this video maker, please click here.
  • venturingangler.com
  • -
  • 8/31/2017 7:01:00 AM
  • Zebrafish Addicted to Opioids Show Dangerous and Drug-Seeking Behavior
  • University of Utah researchers have found that the small tropical zebrafish, which shares 70 percent of its genes with humans, chooses to self-administer doses of the commonly prescribed pain-killing opioid hydrocodone. After one week, the fish increased .
  • futurism.com
  • -
  • 8/28/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • Fish on Drugs May Help Cure Opioid Addiction
  • A recent study by researchers at the University of Utah shows that zebrafish, whose neurological structures are similar to humans, can also show signs of addiction to the drugs, providing possibilities for a faster way to test out new therapies that could
  • National Geographic
  • -
  • 8/26/2017 4:11:00 AM
  • Fighting the opioid crisis... with drug-addled zebrafish
  • A team of researchers from the University of Utah Health got a tank full of zebrafish hooked on opioids and found they showed many of the same drug-seeking behaviors humans show, and some of the same symptoms of withdrawal. They also showed similar ...
  • CNBC
  • -
  • 8/26/2017 12:56:00 AM
  • Given the choice, zebrafish willingly dose themselves with opioids
  • Zebrafish at University of Utah Health Centralized Zebrafish Animal Resource (CZAR) facility. Credit: University of Utah Health As the opioid crisis escalates, the science behind addiction remains poorly understood. To address this need, researchers at ...
  • Medical Xpress
  • -
  • 8/25/2017 6:34:00 PM
  • Zebrafish willingly dose themselves with opioid drugs, discover scientists
  • Scientists at Utah University trained the fish to swim over a yellow platform to trigger the release of some food. When this happened a green light was also set off. They then replaced the food with hydrocodone and discovered through a number of tests that
  • The Independent
  • -
  • 8/25/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • Zebrafish Will Risk Their Lives For Drug Hit
  • Dr Gabriel Bossé of the University of Utah gave zebrafish the opportunity to self-administer hydrocodone, an opioid prescribed as a pain reliever that frequently becomes a drug of addiction. Within a week, the fish were willing to journey into danger for .
  • iflscience.com
  • -
  • 8/25/2017 6:00:00 PM
  • No Filter: Bass fishing at Sand Hollow
  • The “No Filter Show” crew enjoys a day fishing at Sand Hollow Reservoir, Hurricane, Utah, July 2017 | Photo still from video by Sheldon Demke, St. George News Curious? Join Ford and Sinclair as they angle their way across the lake in search of some ...
  • St George Utah
  • -
  • 8/20/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • Reward offered to catch Nevada lake invasive fish dumper
  • "Then they eat all the other fish they can find, and then they start to eat each other." The remote eastern Nevada lake near Utah border covers about two-thirds of a square mile (1.7 square kilometers) and draws numerous anglers. "It brings tremendous ...
  • Journal-News
  • -
  • 8/14/2017 7:43:00 AM
  • Utah: Keep Fish, Make Angling Better on Two N.E. Utah Lakes
  • DWR biologists and volunteers survey walleye at Starvation Reservoir this summer. During surveys at Red Fleet Reservoir this summer, DWR biologists found many of the yellow perch were too big for small walleye in the reservoir to eat. Keep fish, make ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 8/14/2017 6:53:00 AM
  • Reward offered to catch Nevada lake invasive fish dumper
  • "Then they eat all the other fish they can find, and then they start to eat each other." The remote eastern Nevada lake near Utah border covers about two-thirds of a square mile (1.7 square kilometers) and draws numerous anglers. "It brings tremendous ...
  • My Plainview
  • -
  • 8/13/2017 10:42:00 PM
  • Having Kids Leads to More Fights With Your In-Laws, Study Finds
  • But Fisher never tested Oreos. So in 2016, members of Utah State University’s Splash Lab—an academic group studying the behaviors of fluids—put Oreos to the test. (Splash Lab, we should note, has an appetite for quirky experiments: They’ve studied ...
  • mentalfloss.com
  • -
  • 8/8/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • The Optimal Time to Dunk an Oreo, According to Science
  • But Fisher never tested Oreos. So in 2016, members of Utah State University’s Splash Lab—an academic group studying the behaviors of fluids—put Oreos to the test. (Splash Lab, we should note, has an appetite for quirky experiments: They’ve studied ...
  • mentalfloss.com
  • -
  • 8/7/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • Gov. Martinez in Utah for economic development fishing trip
  • SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has traveled to Utah in an effort to draw businesses to her state. The Albuquerque Journal reports the Republican governor landed to Salt Lake City on Thursday for what her team described as an economic
  • KOB 4
  • -
  • 7/28/2017 6:55:00 PM
  • Gov. Martinez in Utah for economic development fishing trip
  • SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has traveled to Utah in an effort to draw businesses to her state. The Albuquerque Journal reports (https://goo.gl/c6YoAh) the Republican governor landed to Salt Lake City on Thursday for what her team
  • KFDA NewsChannel 10
  • -
  • 7/28/2017 8:00:00 AM
  • Utah: Fish and Prizes at Panguitch Lake
  • The annual Panguitch Lake fishing tournament is now underway. PANGUITCH – Catching one of the big trout in Panguitch Lake makes a trip to the high-mountain lake more than worth it. But, starting July 22, you might receive even more. Starting July 22, and .
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 7/24/2017 6:05:00 AM
  • Soda Springs resident catches record-breaking fish in Utah
  • After landing a monster, 57-pound lake trout, Soda Springs resident Sidney Cellan has reeled his way into the Utah record books. Cellan said he brought the 48-inch fish up from about 80 feet of water on July 3 during his annual fishing trip at the Flaming
  • Idaho State Journal
  • -
  • 7/21/2017 3:35:00 AM
  • Utah Fishing Alexa skill helps find hot fishing spots
  • Nothing beats good advice when you’re looking for a great day of fishing. Now, Utahns can simply ask a personal digital assistant for some of the best advice from the state’s best experts. Today, the Division of Wildlife Resources announced the launch ...
  • Utah Pulse
  • -
  • 7/20/2017 11:56:00 PM
  • The ultimate Utah summer fly fishing road trip
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — With most of the snow melted off the state's highest peaks and most rivers now down to safe levels, Utah fly fishers are eager to explore the state's bodies of water. Deciding where to go, though, especially in the doldrums of summer .
  • KSL
  • -
  • 7/20/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • Utah Fishing Alexa Skill Helps Find Hot Fishing Spots
  • Salt Lake City—Nothing beats good advice when you’re looking for a great day of fishing. Now, Utahns can simply ask a personal digital assistant for some of the best advice from the state’s best experts. Today, the Division of Wildlife Resources ...
  • utahbusiness.com
  • -
  • 7/17/2017 11:40:00 PM
  • Utah Fishing Alexa Skill Helps Find Hot Fishing Spots
  • SALT LAKE CITY--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Nothing beats good advice when you’re looking for a great day of fishing. Now, Utahns can simply ask a personal digital assistant for some of the best advice from the state’s best experts. Today, the ...
  • enhancedonlinenews.com
  • -
  • 7/17/2017 3:31:00 PM
  • NIC : Utah Fishing Alexa Skill Helps Find Hot Fishing Spots
  • Nothing beats good advice when you’re looking for a great day of fishing. Now, Utahns can simply ask a personal digital assistant for some of the best advice from the state’s best experts. Today, the Division of Wildlife Resources announced the launch ...
  • 4 Traders
  • -
  • 7/17/2017 3:08:00 PM
  • See Fish-Eating Osprey at Free Utah Event
  • DUTCH JOHN, Utah-(Ammoland.com)-You can see ospreys, in the air and on top of their huge nests, at the annual Flaming Gorge Osprey Watch. The free event will be held July 15 at an area next to the parking lot at Flaming Gorge Dam visitor center. The ...
  • Ammo Land
  • -
  • 7/11/2017 12:47:00 PM
  • Southern Utah wildfire eases as fishing lake, road reopens
  • BRIAN HEAD, Utah (AP) - A southern Utah fishing lake is reopening as firefighters gain more of a handle on a two-week old wildfire that has forced out 1,500 people from the area. The US Forest Service said Sunday that firefighters have made good progress .
  • KTNV
  • -
  • 7/2/2017 7:47:00 PM
  • Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered
  • The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Firef... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unleashed a series of tweets ...
  • Cadillac News
  • -
  • 6/27/2017 12:05:00 PM
  • Utah wildfire grows as 2 powerful California blazes spread
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Firefighters battled high winds as they fought a fire that has .
  • KSL
  • -
  • 6/27/2017 6:21:00 AM
  • Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Firefighters battled high winds Monday as they fought a fire ...
  • Cadillac News
  • -
  • 6/27/2017 5:15:00 AM
  • White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack
  • The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Firef... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unleashed a series of tweets ...
  • Cadillac News
  • -
  • 6/27/2017 5:15:00 AM
  • Utah: Where to Fish This Holiday Weekend
  • Streams and rivers provide solitude and great fishing. DWR provides fishing tips In addition to celebrating the birth of our country, many Utahns will be looking to escape the heat and wet a fishing line over the July 4 weekend. If you're one of them ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 6/26/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Local fishermen share how to have successful fishing trips
  • Dave Melling catches a fish at Strawberry Reservoir. Dave Melling leaned back in his chair and looked out across Scofield Reservoir at the green hills of Carbon County, Utah. His gray fishing boat slowly rocked back and forth on the dark blue water as he .
  • The Digital Universe
  • -
  • 6/24/2017 5:13:00 AM
  • The Latest: Spreading Utah wildfire has burned 13 homes
  • Officials say a Utah wildfire has burned a total of 13 homes as it spreads through an area with houses and cabins near a popular fishing lake. Forest Service spokeswoman Cigi Burton said Friday that nine more homes were destroyed overnight. But she says ..
  • apnewsarchive.com
  • -
  • 6/23/2017 7:26:00 PM
  • 5 tips for landing big fish on a fly rod
  • Spencer is an outdoors columnist, fly fishing writer, and novelist from Utah. He contributes to multiple national fly fishing publications and acts as managing editor of The Modern Trout Bum. Find him on Twitter/Instagram, @Spencer_Durrant @Spencer_Durrant
  • KSL
  • -
  • 6/19/2017 7:09:00 PM
  • Utah Wiper Record Falls Twice in One Week, 14-Pounder Now Tops
  • Utah’s wiper record is shattered twice in one week. It’s not often that a state record fish is toppled twice in one week, but that’s exactly what happened in Utah earlier this month. Both submitted fish came from Newcastle Reservoir (and broke ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
  • -
  • 6/19/2017 4:02:00 PM
  • Free Fish Day provides perfect time for beginners to learn
  • The website provides accessible info to all interested in fishing. The Utah Division of Wildlife also provides a Fishing Handbook at wildlife.utah.gov. “The one day you don’t need a license to fish in Utah is Saturday, June 10, 2017, which is Free ...
  • ironcountytoday.com
  • -
  • 6/10/2017 2:19:00 PM
  • Fishing and Boating in Utah
  • Utah fishing trips can take place on quiet mountain creeks or from a boat on one of the expansive reservoir waterways. Be sure to check the state boat registration requirements, buy your fishing license, and read the fishing reports to learn more about ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
  • -
  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Utah Wildlife Director to Head U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • The Utah Department of Natural Resources appointed Greg Sheehan, director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, as the new deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a bureau of the U.S. Department of Interior. “Greg is leaving Utah’s ...
  • Lake Powell Life
  • -
  • 6/9/2017 5:38:00 PM
  • OUTDOOR RECREATION: Fish for Free on June 10
  • June 10 is Free Fishing Day in Utah. You don’t need a fishing license to fish in the state that day. Randy Oplinger says even experienced anglers should mark June 10 on their calendars. He says early June is one of the best times of the year to fish in ...
  • Sun Advocate
  • -
  • 6/8/2017 4:00:00 PM
  • Utah wildlife official named acting head of U.S. Fish and Wildlife
  • Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. (Bears Ears National Monument Facebook photo) SALT LAKE CITY — The head of Utah’s wildlife management division has been tapped as deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a newly created position ...
  • Outdoor News
  • -
  • 6/8/2017 3:15:00 PM
  • Video: Fly Fishing for Trout in the West in PEAK SEASON | RUNOFF
  • “Aside from filmmaking, we’re fly fishing guides who cover territory throughout Utah for 7 months of the year. We focus the majority of our trips on the high desert tailwaters and alpine streams in the northeast part of the state. Before we built up ...
  • venturingangler.com
  • -
  • 6/8/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Provo River Fishing Co. Fly Fishing Wallet
  • This wallet by the Provo River Fishing Co. is designed to hold all the lures you might need for a journey into the back country, it’s handmade in Utah from premium vegetable tanned leather, lined with water resistant outdoor rated canvas, and it uses a ...
  • silodrome.com
  • -
  • 6/7/2017 11:34:00 PM
  • Fish for free throughout Utah on Saturday
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — Anglers, rejoice! The best fishing day of the year is almost upon us— fishing is free throughout Utah on Saturday. June 10 will be free fishing day in Utah and doesn’t require a fishing license, according to the Utah Division of ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 6/7/2017 10:01:00 PM
  • Utah’s Wildlife Director to Help Lead U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • SALT LAKE CITY, Utah-(Ammoland.com)-Greg Sheehan, director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR), has provided exemplary leadership on wildlife issues in Utah and will soon serve as the new deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
  • Ammo Land
  • -
  • 6/6/2017 8:40:00 PM
  • Utah official named acting head of US Fish and Wildlife
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday tapped the head of Utah's wildlife management division as deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a newly created position where the appointee will serve as acting head of ..
  • Elko Daily Free Press
  • -
  • 6/6/2017 7:24:00 PM
  • Utah's wildlife director to help lead U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • WASHINGTON (ABC4 Utah) - Greg Sheehan, director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) will soon serve as the new deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Sheehan is described as an avid hunter, fisherman and wildlife photographer .
  • GOOD4UTAH
  • -
  • 6/6/2017 5:24:00 AM
  • Zinke taps Utahn for new post at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services
  • SALT LAKE CITY — The man credited with shepherding Utah's wildlife agency for nearly five years — building the state's reputation as one of the best wildlife managers in the West — was tapped Monday by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to help lead the U ...
  • Deseret News
  • -
  • 6/6/2017 12:35:00 AM
  • Zinke taps Utahn for new post at US Fish & Wildlife Services
  • SALT LAKE CITY — The man credited with shepherding Utah's wildlife agency for nearly five years — building the state's reputation as one of the best wildlife managers in the West — was tapped Monday by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to help lead the U ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 6/6/2017 12:16:00 AM
  • Utah official named acting head of US Fish and Wildlife
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday tapped the head of Utah's wildlife management division as deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a newly created position where the appointee will serve as acting head of ..
  • The Herald Journal
  • -
  • 6/5/2017 11:57:00 PM
  • Zinke taps Utah wildlife director to head U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • REFUGES -- Greg Sheehan, director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Service for nearly five years, has been named acting director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced today. Sheehan has more than 25 years of
  • The Spokesman-Review
  • -
  • 6/5/2017 11:55:00 PM
  • Utah official named acting head of US Fish and Wildlife
  • U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday tapped the head of Utah's wildlife management division as deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a newly created position where the appointee will serve as acting head of the agency until a ...
  • ABC News
  • -
  • 6/5/2017 10:28:00 PM
  • Utah official tapped to lead federal Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has named Greg Sheehan, currently the Wildlife Director for the Utah Department of Natural Resources, to take over the newly-created position of Fish and Wildlife Services deputy director. Sheehan will lead the FWS until a ...
  • Utah policy
  • -
  • 6/5/2017 9:23:00 PM
  • Cutthroat Trout at Strawberry Reservoir (UT)
  • Root says all cutthroat trout in Strawberry between 15 and 22 inches long must be released immediately. More information about the fishing regulations at Strawberry Reservoir is available on pages 41 and 42 of the 2017 Utah Fishing Guidebook.
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 6/5/2017 6:47:00 AM
  • Fish barriers to be built on 5 streams on the East Fork Sevier River
  • CEDAR CITY — The Dixie National Forest is proposing to build six permanent and three temporary fish barriers on five streams in the East Fork Sevier River drainage to facilitate future Bonneville cutthroat trout restoration work by the Utah Division of ...
  • St George Utah
  • -
  • 6/4/2017 9:42:00 PM
  • Fish for free Saturday, June 10
  • June 10 is Free Fishing Day in Utah. Anglers don’t need a fishing license to fish in the state that day. Randy Oplinger says even experienced anglers should mark June 10 on their calendars. He says early June is one of the best times of the year to fish ..
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 6/1/2017 6:25:00 AM
  • Fly fishing on the Provo River
  • The Good4Utah Road Tour rolled into Jordanelle State Park this week. As we highlight the park, we're also looking into an art and a sport mixed into one. Did you know one of the best and most famous fly fishing spots is just steps away from the park ...
  • GOOD4UTAH
  • -
  • 6/1/2017 4:18:00 AM
  • Review: At Lehi’s Slapfish, it’s smooth culinary sailing
  • I was taken aback. Now, I’m an expressive eater — more so than most people — but still. Slapfish comes to Utah by way of Southern California, where the restaurant has opened multiple locations. The Lehi location is its first outside of California.
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 8:46:00 PM
  • Fishing Tips from Utah DWR
  • If you're like a lot of Utahns, you're ready to get outside, enjoy some sunny weather and catch some fish. As you make plans for Memorial Day weekend, biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have some "inside information" to share about fishing
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/23/2017 8:21:00 AM
  • Letters | May 2017
  • The monument does not change the state of Utah’s jurisdiction as it relates to fish and wildlife management. Non-federal lands within the national monument are not part of the national monument unless subsequently and voluntarily acquired. Department ...
  • Ventura County Reporter
  • -
  • 5/19/2017 12:13:00 AM
  • Tips for fishing small trout reservoirs in Utah
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — Small reservoirs are attractive to many northern Utah anglers. Fishing can be successful from the shore, a float tube, pontoon, kayak or boat, and many different tactics will work from any of these platforms. The smaller reservoirs ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • Enjoy solitude, family fishing on Memorial Day
  • Randy Oplinger, sport fisheries coordinator for the DWR, says Utah has literally hundreds of fishing waters. “It can be challenging to pick water that best meets what anglers are looking for,” he says. “Fortunately, our biologists know these waters ...
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 6:25:00 AM
  • Fish hatchery is open seven days of the week
  • So the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) has implemented a management program dependent on stocking hatchery-reared fish statewide. The Fountain Green facility is just one of the division’s hatcheries. This is a great location to bring the whole ..
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 5/17/2017 4:40:00 PM
  • Mantua Reservoir ranked best place to catch warm water fish this spring
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — If you are wanting to fish for warm water species, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources recently selected Mantua Reservoir as the best scenic location this spring. The 550-acre reservoir, located in northern Utah about 4 miles ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 5/15/2017 10:30:00 PM
  • Plan Now for Utah Memorial Day Fishing
  • If you're like a lot of Utahns, you're ready to get outside, enjoy some sunny weather and catch some fish. As you make plans for Memorial Day weekend, biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have some "inside information" to share about fishing
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/15/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • Where to fish in Utah this weekend
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — With warm weather and a great weekend forecast, a lot of Utah anglers are hitting the water this weekend, and they're all asking the same question: where should we go fishing? If you're taking the whole family or just grabbing some ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 5/12/2017 5:34:00 PM
  • See Tiger Muskie Seminar Online
  • You can learn how to catch the largest cool water fish in Utah by watching a tiger muskie seminar online. To view the seminar, visit the Division of Wildlife Resources' YouTube channel. Kick back and take in the instruction you'll receive from some of the
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/9/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Kokanee Salmon Seminar May 18 in Salt Lake City
  • SALT LAKE CITY — Kokanee salmon are one of Utah's tastiest fish. And, if you can locate a school of them, get ready for some fast and furious fishing. So, how do you find the schools? And what techniques will bring you the most success? You can learn all .
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/9/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Inside the NBA: Gone Fishin' - Jazz
  • Ernie takes the guys fishing with the Utah Jazz after being eliminated from the playoffs. Inside the NBA: Playing with a Heavy Heart Inside the NBA crew talk about the difficulties of playing with a heavy heart. Inside the NBA: Game Of Zones The inside the
  • NBA
  • -
  • 5/9/2017 5:24:00 AM
  • Utah: Tiger Muskie Seminar Online
  • You can learn how to catch the largest cool water fish in Utah by watching a tiger muskie seminar online. To view the seminar, visit the Division of Wildlife Resources' YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/user/UDWR. After you arrive at the site, type 2017 .
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/8/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Utah Kokanee Seminar May 18
  • Salt Lake City -- Kokanee salmon are one of Utah's tastiest fish. And, if you can locate a school of them, get ready for some fast and furious fishing. So, how do you find the schools? And what techniques will bring you the most success? You can learn all
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/8/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Fish with cops, bobbers and badges on May 13
  • PRICE — Now that spring is here, fishing is warming up at southeastern Utah’s community fishing waters. Anglers are encouraged to enjoy the hot fishing alongside conservation officers with the Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) and Carbon County ...
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 5/4/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Photos: Bentley’s Brown and Unique Hero Shot
  • Six-year-old Bentley is just learning to fly-fish, and he and his mom went looking for trout on the Lower Provo River here in Utah. Bentley ended up landing this sweet brown, but he wanted his mom to hold it. He has a lot of fun catching fish, but even ...
  • orvis.com
  • -
  • 5/1/2017 1:29:00 PM
  • Trout Bum: Finding fish in high water on the Green River
  • High water is just one more example of the intricate adaptability humans don’t have. Spencer Durrant is a fly fishing columnist, outdoors writer, and sports writer from Utah. Connect with him on Twitter/Instagram at @Spencer_Durrant.
  • Ogden Standard-Examiner
  • -
  • 5/1/2017 11:23:00 AM
  • 16 big-water battles: Snowstorm, flood recovery is far from over
  • Fish and Game estimated deaths of 16,000 carp, 10,000 largescale suckers, 4,000 bullhead and hundreds of yellow perch and Utah chubs. Carp aren't a typical target for anglers because "they have a meat quality that most people don't know how to cook ...
  • Insurance News Net
  • -
  • 5/1/2017 5:13:00 AM
  • Utah: Spring Fishing Opportunities in Scenic Spots
  • Mid-May through early June is a great time to catch bluegill from the shore at Mantua Reservoir. Photo courtesy of Phil Douglass Spring is a great time to get outside and catch bass, crappie, bluegill and other warmwater fish in Utah. This spring, Division
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 5/1/2017 5:03:00 AM
  • Teens end day of fishing with a rescue
  • Officers from Utah State Parks, the Division of Natural Resources and some men who were fishing in the area all assisted in the search. When rescuers arrived, they were not immediately able to find the boys, and at one point, they reported that they had ..
  • The Herald Journal
  • -
  • 4/30/2017 2:24:00 AM
  • Tips for fishing kokanee salmon in spring, summer
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — Kokanee salmon are a highly sought-after fish in Utah reservoirs. These fish are not that difficult to catch when one follows a few steps for locating and getting lures down to them. Kokanee salmon are the landlocked strain of the ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 4/28/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • Catching reds on a windy day
  • We had a group come in from Utah that wanted to get a taste of LA fishing. The conditions were terrible but the reds bit which made for a fun day. The crew only could fish a few hours so I went straight to the marsh with Matrix Green Hornet and my crew ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
  • -
  • 4/27/2017 4:35:00 PM
  • 20,000 prized tiger muskie fish stocked in Pineview Reservoir
  • PINEVIEW RESERVOIR — Get excited, anglers. Pineview Reservoir is now stocked with 20,000 trophy fish. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources released thousands of tiger muskies into Pineview — and three other Utah reservoirs — this week. The tiger ...
  • Ogden Standard-Examiner
  • -
  • 4/27/2017 3:39:00 PM
  • Utah Crew have a Great time
  • We had a crew from Utah with us today. With the wind blowing a constant 25mph all day we tucked into the marsh for reds. Plan was to fish a couple hours for slot reds, then let them experience the fight of the bulls. The slot red plan worked out great and
  • Louisiana Sportsman
  • -
  • 4/27/2017 2:22:00 PM
  • Prized trophy fish stocked in Pineview Reservoir
  • PINEVIEW RESERVOIR, Utah -- The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources just stocked Pineview Reservoir with 12,500 tiny fish who could grow to be as big as a elementary school student in a few years. The tiger muskie started as a way to control overpopulation
  • Fox 13 Now - Salt Lake City
  • -
  • 4/27/2017 12:26:00 AM
  • Utah: Plans to Restore Uintah Basin Fisheries
  • A nice largemouth bass fishery is developing at Steinaker Reservoir. Once the dam repair and earthquake work are done, DWR biologists will start bringing the largemouth bass fishery back. VERNAL — Big changes are in store for two fisheries in the Uintah ..
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 4/25/2017 8:06:00 AM
  • Tips for fly fishing during the spring runoff
  • Despite the high, muddy waters, good fish can still be caught in high water conditions. In Utah's high-elevation rivers, the current is swift, which can make for hazardous wading in deep pockets of water. But if you concentrate on the shallowest runs you .
  • KSL
  • -
  • 4/21/2017 7:02:00 PM
  • Springtime is the best time to fish Joes Valley
  • ORANGEVILLE — If anglers want to catch big fish in Utah this spring, Joes Valley Reservoir is the first place to consider visiting. Nestled in a picturesque valley in east-central Utah, the reservoir features turquoise blue water and three fish species ...
  • Daily Herald
  • -
  • 4/20/2017 6:18:00 AM
  • Prime Time at Utah's Joes Valley Reservoir
  • Orangeville – If you want to catch big fish in Utah this spring, Joes Valley Reservoir is the first place you should consider visiting. Nestled in a picturesque valley in east-central Utah, the reservoir features turquoise blue water and three fish ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 4/19/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Why now is a great time to fish Joes Valley Reservoir
  • Located about 15 miles west of Orangeville in east-central Utah, Joes Valley offers turquoise blue water and three different fish species: splake (a sterile cross between lake trout and brook trout), cutthroat trout and tiger muskies. And Utah Division of
  • KSL
  • -
  • 4/18/2017 10:48:00 PM
  • Facing disappearing sage grouse, Game and Fish takes action
  • Luttschwager and a cast of individuals from the North Dakota and Wyoming Game and Fish departments, Utah State University and the Bureau of Land Management collaborated on a translocation effort of Wyoming sage grouse. Convincing the grouse to stay would .
  • Williston Herald
  • -
  • 4/15/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Utah does the DU
  • I helped out Capt. G with a big crew from Utah yesterday. Turns out Karl Malone the Hall of Famer Karl Malone was along for the trip. He didn't fish with me but he was a very down to earth guy that loves to fish. Always love to see accomplished athletes ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
  • -
  • 4/12/2017 6:54:00 AM
  • Utah: Heber City-Deer Creek Reservoir Stocked with 100,000 Rainbows
  • Willard Bay Reservoir is also a great place to take your family and friends fishing in Utah this spring. Photo by Phil Tuttle Heber City–Deer Creek Reservoir has received more than 100,000 rainbow trout in just the past few months. But that isn't the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 4/10/2017 6:48:00 AM
  • Northern Pike Designated Invasives in Utah Lake
  • DWR biologists caught this northern pike during a survey at Utah Lake. Biologists and anglers are concerned about the effect northern pike might have on fish in the lake. Photo by Chris Crockett PROVO — When fish are taken from one body of water, and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 4/10/2017 6:48:00 AM
  • Video: First Day of Spring on the Provo
  • Unfortunately, local water levels are not looking too promising: So this video shot on the the first day of spring on Utah’s Provo River may offer a vision of fly fishing that we won’t find this weekend. Regardless, watching others catch beautiful ...
  • orvis.com
  • -
  • 4/5/2017 7:13:00 PM
  • The fly angler's secret for fishing small creeks and streams
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — Because Utah is a dry, desert state, most of our large rivers receive moderate to heavy fishing pressure, especially in the summer and fall months. Guides and outfitters work these waters, along with groups of fly fishers who enjoy ...
  • KSL
  • -
  • 3/30/2017 6:56:00 PM
  • Gustaveson fishing event this weekend
  • On April 1, the Gustaveson family and the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources will tie fishing at Lake Powell with Wayne’s 70th birthday with a Striper Showdown Fishing Event. The free event will celebrate Gustaveson’s birthday and his favorite hobby ...
  • Lake Powell Chronicle
  • -
  • 3/29/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • Utah Battles Northern Pike Invaders
  • When fish are taken from one body of water, and placed illegally in another body of water, bad things can happen. Utah Lake is a prime example. Mike Slater, regional sportfish project leader for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says a population of ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • Utah: Visit Scenic Sports, Catch State Fish
  • You can add extra flavor and excitement to your next trout fishing trip—and help cutthroat trout in Utah—by participating in the state's Cutthroat Slam. To complete the slam, you must catch the four cutthroat trout subspecies that live in Utah: Bear ...
  • thefishingwire.com
  • -
  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon forecast predicts harvest to double in 2017
  • It really sharpened my teeth covering something as complex, as politically charged, as segmented, and as culturally and economically significant as fisheries," Summers said. He can be reached in Utah at djsummers100@gmail.com
  • The Arctic Sounder
  • -
  • 3/25/2017 5:04:00 AM
  • Exotic fish washes up in Utah pond
  • (KUTV) — A rare South American fish found at a southern Utah pond has wildlife experts wondering how it got there. It's called a Paca, it washed up dead on the shore of The Lake of the Hills fishing hole in Cedar City and after the Division of Wildlife ...
  • KUTV
  • -
  • 3/24/2017 6:22:00 PM

Subscribe Channel

Want to subscribe to the news RSS channel for UTAH state?

It is just one click away

Fishing Gear

Refresh your fishing gear with items on sale at Amazon.com.

Contribute

Can't find fishing news from your favorite online magazine or newspaper? Email EZFishing with that information and we will be glad to see to publish it.

Fishing Books

Check out the most popular titles about fishing on sale at Amazon.com.