Utah Lake is Utah's largest freshwater lake and is a popular fishing destination. It offers channel catfish, walleye, white bass, black bass and several different species of panfish. Utah Lake State Park provides public east shore access to the 96,600-acre lake for power boating, sailing, canoeing or kayaking, and also provides camping and day-use facilities. Size: 96,600 acres. Elevation: 4,500 feet. Handicap access: Yes
Bullhead Catfish, Common Carp, Channel Catfish, Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Walleye, White Bass
Restrooms, camping, fishing, picnicking, boating
Access from many locations in Utah County. The state park is three miles west of I-15, from exit 268 in Provo. For more information on conditions, call Utah Lake State Park at (801) 375-0731.
Anyone age 12 or older must have a license to fish in Utah. You can purchase a Utah fishing license online
, at a retail store
or by phone at 1-800-221-0659. Children under 12 fish for free, and licenses for older kids start at just $5. Remember to review the Fishing Guidebook
online or pick one up wherever licenses are sold. Then get outdoors and enjoy one of the hundreds of nearby fishing spots Utah has to offer.