Utah Fishing Destinations

Cottonwood Reservoir

Apache Trout Cutthroat Trout Rainbow Trout and 1 more species

Cottonwood Reservoir in Utah offers fantastic fishing opportunities for anglers. Fish species found in the reservoir include rainbow trout, tiger trout, and cutthroat trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and outdoor recreation. For successful fishing, anglers should consider using lures such as spinners, jigs, and worms. The best time to visit is during the spring and fall when the temperatures range from 50-70 degrees Fahrenheit. During the summer months, temperatures can reach over 90 degrees Fahrenheit, making it less comfortable for outdoor activities. Get driving directions.

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Fish Species

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

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Cutthroat trout are the most widely distributed of all the western trouts of North America.

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.

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The tiger trout is a cross between a female brown trout (Salmo trutta) and a male brook trout.