Utah Fishing Destinations

Rex Reservoir

Apache Trout Permit

The Rex Reservoir in Utah is a great fishing spot for anglers looking to catch trout, including rainbow, brown, and cutthroat. The area also offers hiking trails and picnic areas for visitors. Fishing tips include using lures or bait that mimic the natural food sources of the trout, such as insects and small fish. The best time of year to visit is typically in the summer, from June to September, with average temperatures ranging from 70-90°F. Be sure to check local regulations and obtain the necessary permits before fishing. 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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Permit are essentially shallow water, schooling fish occurring over sandy flats and reefs in depths from 1 to 17 fathoms.