Best Fly-Fishing in Utah

This list represents the most popular fly-fishing in Utah. Use this list to plan your next Utah fly-fishing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Provo River, Middle

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    Charleston, UT

    The middle section of the Provo was not considered one of Utah’s premier trout waters until the completion of Jordanelle Dam. Before then the river suffered from minimal flows, little insect ...
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    The middle section of the Provo was not considered one of Utah’s premier trout waters until the completion of Jordanelle ...

  • #2 Weber River

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    Park City, UT

    High on the western slope of the Uinta Mountains, the Weber (pronounced Wee-ber) River begins as a small, gin-clear trout stream. As it descends toward the valley, it quickly takes on the ch ...
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    High on the western slope of the Uinta Mountains, the Weber (pronounced Wee-ber) River begins as a small, gin-clear trout ...

  • #3 Strawberry River

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    Heber City, UT

    One of Utah’s most aesthetically pleasing trout streams is the Strawberry River. This small and pristine tailwater fishery meanders from riffle to pool beneath the red walls and white pinnacles ...
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    One of Utah’s most aesthetically pleasing trout streams is the Strawberry River. This small and pristine tailwater fishery ...

  • #4 Fremont River

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    Bicknell, UT

    If you like fly fishing moving water, the Fremont River provides all types of opportunities and challenges. The upper and lower sections are famous for their large, catchable browns and hearty ...
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    If you like fly fishing moving water, the Fremont River provides all types of opportunities and challenges. The upper and ...

  • #5 Green River, Flaming Gorge

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    Dutch John, UT

    Clean, cold, productive; what more could you want? The arch of Flaming Gorge Dam is thrust against the walls of Red Canyon by the pressure of 100 miles of impounded water from the Green River. ...
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    Clean, cold, productive; what more could you want? The arch of Flaming Gorge Dam is thrust against the walls of Red Canyon ...

  • #6 Boulder Mountain, East Side

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    Grover, UT

    Located approximately 200 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and 300 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Boulder Mountain (the Boulders) was until just recently among Utah’s best-kept fishing secrets. ...
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    Located approximately 200 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and 300 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Boulder Mountain (the Boulders) ...

  • #7 Ogden River, South Fork

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    Huntsville, UT

    The South Fork of the Ogden River flows out of Causey Reservoir through the surrounding hills with large cottonwood stands, and into Pineview Reservoir. Although not a large tailwater by western ...
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    The South Fork of the Ogden River flows out of Causey Reservoir through the surrounding hills with large cottonwood stands, ...

  • #8 Strawberry Reservoir

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    Heber City, UT

    In 1980, Strawberry and Soldier Creek reservoirs were combined to create what is now known only as Strawberry Reservoir or, as locals refer to it, “the Berry.” Located 23 miles east of Heber ...
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    In 1980, Strawberry and Soldier Creek reservoirs were combined to create what is now known only as Strawberry Reservoir or, ...

  • #9 Blacksmith Fork

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    Logan, UT

    The Cache Valley has more fly shops per capita than anywhere else in Utah. This is not necessarily surprising given the number of quality fishing waters within a short distance of this scenic ...
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    The Cache Valley has more fly shops per capita than anywhere else in Utah. This is not necessarily surprising given the number ...

  • #10 Logan River

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    Logan, UT

    With its source in the fertile valleys of southern Idaho, the Logan River runs rich with aquatic life by the time it passes into Utah. As it flows south through the Wasatch-Cache National Forest, ...
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    With its source in the fertile valleys of southern Idaho, the Logan River runs rich with aquatic life by the time it passes ...

  • #11 Uinta Mountains, South Slope

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    Roosevelt, UT

    The Uinta Mountains are home to some of Utah’s finest fly fishing streams and lakes. Of the range’s two slopes, the south is the more heavily fished because of its proximity to Salt Lake. Easy ...
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    The Uinta Mountains are home to some of Utah’s finest fly fishing streams and lakes. Of the range’s two slopes, the south ...

  • #12 Pine Lake

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    Panguitch, UT

    If you fish Antimony Creek, you owe it to yourself to try another little gem in the Dixie National Forest—Pine Lake. Nestled in otherwise arid surroundings, this little still water is smaller ...
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    If you fish Antimony Creek, you owe it to yourself to try another little gem in the Dixie National Forest—Pine Lake. Nestled ...

  • #13 Duchesne River, North Fork

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    Duchesne, UT

    The cottonwood-lined banks of the Duchesne River, (pronounced ‘du-shane’) the largest of the Uintas’ south-slope streams, contrast sharply with the area’s predominant red sandstone ledges and ...
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    The cottonwood-lined banks of the Duchesne River, (pronounced ‘du-shane’) the largest of the Uintas’ south-slope streams, ...

  • #14 Huntington Creek

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    Fairview, UT

    In a remote area of Utah lies a jewel of a stream, Huntington Creek. This medium-sized tailwater fishery emerges from the depths of Electric Lake and winds its way through some of the state’s ...
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    In a remote area of Utah lies a jewel of a stream, Huntington Creek. This medium-sized tailwater fishery emerges from the ...

  • #15 Currant Creek

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    Fruitland, UT

    Currant Creek is a small yet prolific piece of water for both insects and fish. Running 18 miles from the highway to Currant Creek Reservoir, the creek is a typical small, western freestone water ...
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    Currant Creek is a small yet prolific piece of water for both insects and fish. Running 18 miles from the highway to Currant ...

  • #16 Cottonwood Creek

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    Orangeville, UT

    In central Utah, at the bottom of Straight Canyon, you’ll find one of Utah’s most scenic waters. Cottonwood Creek flows through a valley floor of sagebrush, juniper, cottonwood, and piñon, all ...
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    In central Utah, at the bottom of Straight Canyon, you’ll find one of Utah’s most scenic waters. Cottonwood Creek flows through ...

  • #17 Price River

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    Price, UT

    Although located in a remote part of the state, the Price River, spilling from the bottom of Scofield Reservoir, is another of Utah’s good tailwater fisheries. Perceived fishing pressure on the ...
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    Although located in a remote part of the state, the Price River, spilling from the bottom of Scofield Reservoir, is another ...

  • #18 Antimony Creek

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    Antimony, UT

    As you travel south, Utah’s spectacular granite peaks, glaciated valleys, and subalpine meadows give way to equally breathtaking red rock. Here, due to the region’s arid climate, recreational ...
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    As you travel south, Utah’s spectacular granite peaks, glaciated valleys, and subalpine meadows give way to equally breathtaking ...

  • #19 Duchesne River, West Fork

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    Duchesne, UT

    As mentioned with regard to the North Fork, over the years the main Duchesne River has been the principal focus of local fishermen. Because of accessibility issues on the main river, however, ...
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    As mentioned with regard to the North Fork, over the years the main Duchesne River has been the principal focus of local ...

  • #20 Green River

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    Dutch John, UT

    Exhilarating scenery, dazzlingly clear water, and more than enough big fish to go around make the Green River the premier trout stream in Utah and one of the finest in all the western states. ...
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    Exhilarating scenery, dazzlingly clear water, and more than enough big fish to go around make the Green River the premier ...