Utah Fishing Destinations

Joes Valley Reservoir

Apache Trout

Joes Valley Reservoir is located in central Utah and is a popular fishing spot for trout, including rainbow, brown, and cutthroat. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and boating. Fishing tips include using lures such as spinners and jigs, and fishing near drop-offs and underwater structure. The best time to visit is in the spring and fall, with average temperatures in the 50s and 60s. Winter fishing is possible, but the lake can freeze over. Get driving directions.

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