Utah Fishing Destinations

Baker Lake

Apache Trout Brook Trout

Baker Lake is a popular fishing spot located in the Uinta Mountains of Utah. The lake is home to rainbow and brook trout, making it a great spot for fly-fishing. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and mountain biking. Visitors can also enjoy scenic drives along the nearby Mirror Lake Highway. The best time to visit is during the summer months, with July and August being the most popular. Average temperatures during this time range from the mid-70s to low 80s Fahrenheit. Fishing tips include using small lures and casting near the shoreline in the early morning or late evening for the best chance of catching fish. Get driving directions.

Weather Outlook

Fish Species

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.

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The brook trout is one of the most popular game fishes in northeastern North America.