Utah Fishing Destinations

Upper Barker Reservoir

Apache Trout Brook Trout Rainbow Trout and 1 more species

Upper Barker Reservoir is a popular fishing destination in Utah, USA, known for its abundance of rainbow trout, brook trout, and tiger trout. Aside from fishing, visitors can also enjoy hiking, camping, and wildlife watching.

To catch the most fish, it is recommended to use bait such as power bait or nightcrawlers, and to troll slowly along the shoreline. The best time to visit is in the summer months, between June and August when the average temperature is around 80°F.

Other nearby activities include exploring the Uinta Mountains, visiting the nearby towns of Evanston or Park City, and taking in the stunning scenery around the reservoir. Overall, Upper Barker Reservoir offers a great fishing experience for anglers of all skill levels and is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a peaceful and scenic outdoor adventure. 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.

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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.