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Fishing Report for Southern Utah May 4, 2012

BAKER RESERVOIR: (May 04) The reservoir was stocked with catchable-size rainbow trout. Anglers report slow to fair fishing success. A recent population survey found good numbers of quality-sized brown trout up to four- or five-pounds. BARKER RESERVOIRS (NORTH CREEK LAKES): (May 04) There was a rock slide on North Creek road near North Creek Reservoir, but it is passable in…

Fishing Report for Southeastern Utah May 4, 2012

ABAJO MOUNTAINS: (April 27) Conservation Officer Dennis Shumway reports good fishing success in San Juan County. Anglers have been most successful at Blanding 3 and 4 using PowerBait or worms. Fishing is slow at Foy Reservoir and Monticello Lake, although it should improve once they are stocked with fish. Shumway says that the pike are biting well at Recapture Reservoir….

Fishing Report for Central Utah May 4, 2012

BURRASTON PONDS: (May 04) The ponds were stocked this week. Anglers report good fishing with spinners or traditional baits. CANYON VIEW PARK POND: (May 04) The pond is stocked with fish. Anglers report good fishing with traditional baits. Lures work well if you're fishing in the deeper water. DEER CREEK RESERVOIR: (May 04) Anglers report that shore fishing is improving….

Fishing Report for Northeastern Utah May 3, 2012

BIG SANDWASH RESERVOIR: (May 03) There are few anglers fishing the reservoir. They report doing fair to good for rainbows. It also sounds like some of the bass are starting to move into shallow water. BROUGH RESERVOIR: (May 03) Anglers report fair fishing for rainbows and browns that range from 13 and 20 inches. Try fishing deep with brightly colored…

Fishing Report for Northern Utah May 3, 2012

BEAR LAKE: (May 03) For updates on fishing conditions, call the recorded information line at 435–946-8501. Please keep in mind that Swan Creek is closed until July 14 to protect spawning cutthroat trout. BIRCH CREEK RESERVOIR: (May 03) Both the upper and lower reservoirs were checked on April 30. They are now filled to capacity and spilling. The water is…